Woman Robbed, Sexually Assaulted and Left Unconscious at Winnipeg Bus Stop

Woman Robbed, Sexually Assaulted and Left Unconscious at Winnipeg Bus Stop

Disraeli Freeway and Sutherland Avenue
The bus stop at the Disraeli Freeway and Sutherland Avenue where a woman in her 30s was sexually assaulted and robbed on Friday, September 16, 2016. (GOOGLE STREET VIEW)

Winnipeg Police CrestWINNIPEG — A woman in her 30s was treated in hospital Friday evening after being seriously sexually assaulted and knocked unconscious.

The victim was waiting for a bus in the area of the Disraeli Freeway and Sutherland Avenue at around 5:30 p.m. when she was approached from behind.

A male suspect assaulted her and the woman later awoke in the area of Rover Avenue and Disraeli Street. She had also been robbed.

The suspect is described as a man in his 30s, fair-skinned, approximately 6’0 tall, with a thin athletic build. He had short hair and a light brown goatee.

The victim was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact investigators at (204) 986-6245 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).

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