Update:  The male has been identified in a sexual assault investigation that occurred on Oct.19, 2022.

A 57-year-old resident of Debolt has been charged with sexual assault and is scheduled to appear in Grande Prairie Provincial Court on Jan.30, 2023.




Grande Prairie Special Investigative Unit (SIU) is looking to identify the suspect in a person’s crime that happened in October.

On Oct.19, 2022, it was reported to Grande Prairie RCMP that an individual got into a vehicle with a male in the area of 99 Avenue and Resources Road. The adult victim was driven to a separate location and was sexually assaulted.

The suspect vehicle is described as:

·       Red/maroon van

·       Possibly a Pontiac Montana

Suspect van Photo: Submitted by RCMP


Suspect van Photo: Submitted by RCMP



The male suspect is described as:

·       Heavy set

·       Walks with a cane

Grande Prairie RCMP are asking anyone with information regarding the male suspect or the suspect vehicle, to contact the Grande Prairie RCMP at 780-830-5701 or to your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com ( http://www.p3tips.com/ ) or by using the "P3 Tips" app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.