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Prince Rupert RCMP investigate alleged sexual assault & kidnapping

hi-852-rcmp-shoulder-patch.jpgPrince Rupert RCMP is investigating a disturbing case.  Officers say a man was picked up from the downtown, driven to the local cemetery, where an alleged sexual assault took place.  

"We take these types of complaints extremely seriously, and we are asking the community for information," says police spokesperson Constable Matthew Ericson. 

Investigators are looking for four suspects, believed to be driving a newer model pick-up truck on Saturday night.  If you have any information, you're asked to call Prince Rupert RCMP. 

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