Female Sexually Assaulted on Athlone Drive in St. James

Winnipeg Police CrestWinnipeg police are searching for a man they say sexually assaulted a woman in St. James.

Police said the victim was walking in the area near Athlone Drive on Tuesday at about 11:20 p.m. when she was approached from behind by an unknown male, who then sexually assaulted her. She screamed and the male ran away. She was not physically injured.

Police are looking for a man in his 20s, thin with an athletic build, wearing a dark jacket, dark pants, a dark toque and dark mittens.

Anyone with information is asked to call 204-986-2877.