Yorkton Assault & Attempted Robbery

On December 7 at 8:03PM Yorkton Municipal RCMP responded to call of a female in distress and having difficulty breathing at a business in the 300 Block of Parkview Road.

When members arrived they located the female employee who had been pepper sprayed by an unknown suspect. The suspect had demanded cigarettes when he sprayed the employee. The suspect did not get anything, and fled on foot northbound.

The employee sustained minor injuries.

File: 2018-1816051

The suspect is described as:
-East Indian Male
-Aged late 20's-early 30's
-Approximately 5'5-6' tall
-Dark hair, dark eyes

If you can identify this male, please call Yorkton RCMP at 306-786-2400 or anonymously at Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at https://www.p3tips.com/206.