Police Arrest Alleged Bike-Riding Groper

By Tyler Sutherland

Winnipeg Police CrestWinnipeg police have arrested a man believed to be responsible for allegedly sexually assaulting three women this week while riding a bike.

The incidents occurred on Tuesday when three women were inappropriately touched while walking in broad daylight.

Police came across a suspect matching a description of the man sought on Thursday shortly after 2 p.m.

Bekele Shibiru, 23, of Winnipeg was arrested without incident in the 200 block of Grey Street.

He has been charged with six counts of sexual assault and remains in custody.