Calgary police are looking to the public for help in identifying a man they say is responsible for a recent Beltline sexual assault.


Police are seeking this man in connection to a Jan. 15 Beltline sexual assault. (Calgary Police Service)

Police say the man approached a woman sitting in the area of 14th Street and 15th Avenue S.W. around 12:30 a.m. on Jan. 15. The victim got into his vehicle and was taken to a location in Sunalta where she was sexually assaulted and beaten.

She was found in an alley in the 2200 block of 24 A Street S.W.

The man was driving a silver, newer-model PT Cruiser and is described as Caucasian, in his early to mid-30s, roughly six feet tall with a slim build.

He was clean-shaven with short, dirty blond hair and a distinct Adam's apple.

At the time of the assault, he was wearing glasses, a black leather jacket, jeans and a blue, button-down collared shirt.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Calgary Police Service at 403-266-1234 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.