Police request assistance after sexual assault in Prescott

An SD&G OPP cruiser. Zandbergen photo, Nation Valley News file

PRESCOTT — A sexual assault was reported to Grenville OPP around 2 a.m. on September 8.

Investigation revealed that a 27-year-old female was walking on Hyde St. in Prescott, when she was approached by two unknown male who proceeded to assault her. A local resident interrupted the attack and the culprits fled west bound on Hyde St.

The males were described as the following:

  • Male, white, approximately 5’10, wearing a black hoodie
  • Male, white, approximately 5’10, wearing a black and white hoodie and black jeans

The OPP reminds all members of the public to be aware of their personal safety at all times. The OPP’s website, opp.ca, contains a number of useful resources, tips and links.

If you have any information on the above investigation or any other please contact Grenville OPP on 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-(TIPS) 8477 or submit your tip on-line at www.tipsubmit.com. Crime Stoppers does not want your name, you don’t go to court, and you could earn cash reward.

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