Man Sought in Connection with Possible Assault in Kitimat
Kitimat RCMP have released a photo of a man suspected of assaulting two teenaged employees of a local grocery store.
Police say the allegations stem from an incident that happened on February 28th at Kyle's No Frills.
They say the man allegedly pressed his hand against the groin area of the two youths before leaving the store.
He's described as First Nations, possibly in his 60's -- he was wearing a red sweater, dark jacket and pants, and a baseball cap.
If you can help police find the suspect, contact Kitimat RCMP or Crime Stoppers.
[PHOTO BELOW: Released by Kitimat R.C.M.P.]
=== RCMP NEWS RELEASE ===
RCMP requesting assistance regarding a possible assault
2018-04-30 13:31 PDT
File # 2018-504
The Kitimat RCMP are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a male of interest concerning a possible incident of assault. In the evening of February 28th, 2018, the Kitimat RCMP received a report from Kyles No Frills in which an unknown male assaulted two teenage employees. In both incidents the male pressed his hand against the groin area of the youth before departing. The male is described as First Nations, possibly in his 60s, wearing a red sweater, dark jacket and pants, and a baseball cap.
If anyone has knowledge of this crime or any other or who is responsible, please contact the Kitimat RCMP at 250-632-7111. If you wish to remain anonymous, please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or visit their web site at www.crimestoppers.ca. They are open 24/7. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display and calls are not traced or recorded. You do not have to give your name, address or telephone number and you do not need to testify in court. If your information leads to an arrest or charge you may be eligible for a cash award of up to $2000.00.
Cst. Rebekah Draht
888 S Lahakas Blvd, Kitimat BC, V8C 2H9