Brandon Woman Sexually Assaulted on Rural Road

RCMP Crest LogoRCMP are investigating after a Brandon woman was sexually assaulted Tuesday morning.

The incident happened just before 7 a.m. in an open rural area in the RM of Whitehead.

Police say a motorist was flagged down on a rural road about 5 km west of Brandon.

The woman had non-life threatening injuries and showed indications of being sexually assaulted, police said. She was taken to hospital for treatment.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Brandon RCMP at (204) 726-7519 or call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.


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