WINNIPEG – Winnipeg Police are searching for a man after he allegedly sexually assaulted a girl on a transit bus.
It happened on Monday around 9:45 p.m. on bus route number 17.
Police say the 16-year-old was riding alone, when a man sat next to her and groped her.
A woman passenger intervened and the victim was able to alert the driver. She was not seriously injured.
The suspect fled the bus around McDermot and Frances Street.
He’s described as aboriginal, 20-to-30 years old, about 6’2, skinny build with thick dark curly hair. He also has a cast on his right hand.
Anyone with information is asked to call police.