Assiniboine Park sex assault one of 2 similar attacks
Police believe suspect who assaulted jogger may have attacked 12-year-old girl
Winnipeg police are investigating two sexual assaults they believe may be connected.
On June 4 around 7 p.m., a 20-year-old woman was jogging in Assiniboine Park when a man riding a bike rode by, groped her and fled.
Three days later around 8:30 p.m., a 12-year-old girl was walking with friends near Mount Royal Road and Turner Avenue when a man on a bike approached her and touched her inappropriately before fleeing.
The suspect is described as in his late teens to early 20's with short brown hair and a tattoo on his left calf. He was riding a black BMX-style bicycle.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 204-986-2877 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-8477