Penticton RCMP Looking for Knife Wielding Attacker

10/3/2012

Penticton RCMP are looking for a suspect after a woman was attacked and robbed in the early morning hours on Sunday.

Around 1:15 AM the Penticton resident left a local bar and decided to go for a walk when she was attacked by the unknown man.

The 24 year old woman was cut by a knife and had her dress torn in the attack which happened near the Japanese Gardens.

Police are now searching for a tanned Caucasian male with short brown hair, around 5'9", approximately 35 years old and who was wearing a long sleeved dark blue shirt.

Any one with information is asked to contact Penticton RCMP at 250-492-4300 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

Anita Sthankiya -Penticton

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