Grande Prairie RCMP investigating sexual assault

GRANDE PRAIRIE, A.B. – Police in Grande Prairie are investigating a sexual assault against a female.

On Thursday, October 6th 2016 at around 6:30 pm, a woman that was walking in the area of 99 Street and 75 Avenue was approached by a man who grabbed her and sexually assaulted her. He then fled the area.


The male is described as:

  • Dark complexion, possibly of Middle-Eastern descent
  • 6’1 tall
  • 210-230 lbs
  • Clean shaven
  • Black, slicked-backed hair
  • Wearing black hoodie or sweater
  • Black sweat pants

The suspect apparently fled the area in a black SUV with “Progressive” written in red writing on the back of the SUV.

Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact Grande Prairie RCMP at 403.830.5701. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477.