Onion Lake RCMP: Police investigating violent sexual assault

Onion Lake RCMP and the RCMP General Investigation Section (GIS) are investigating a violent sexual assault that occurred on June 2, 2018 at a residence on the Onion Lake Cree Nation.

Investigators have determined that between approximately 9:00 and 10:00 a.m. on June 2, 2018 an unknown male suspect, armed with weapons, broke into a residence and sexually assaulted the lone adult female occupant who was present.  The suspect fled the scene in an unknown direction.  The female victim was treated and released from Lloydminster Hospital for injuries that occurred during the assault.

This investigation is progressing with the assistance of several specialized units and investigators are now asking the public for their assistance.  Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call their local police service, the Onion Lake RCMP at 306-344-5550, or Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).