A man is wanted by police after he stole a woman’s purse while she was shopping.
It happened around 5:30 p.m. on May 16.
Police say they received a report of a strong-arm robbery in a business on Portage Avenue downtown.
A 24-year-old woman was confronted by the suspect who grabbed her purse and took off. The victim suffered minor injuries.
The suspect is described as an Indigenous man in his early 30’s, 5’10”, medium build with short black hair. He has a tattoo on the right side of his neck, wearing sunglasses, a black baseball cap, blue jeans and carrying a backpack.
If you see this man or can identify who he is, police want you to call them at 204-986-6668.