ARRESTED: Suspect wanted on sexual assault and kidnapping charges

August 11, 2017
Whitehorse, Yukon

News release

UPDATE as of 5:00 p.m. on August 11th: This suspect has been located and arrested without incident.

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a 25-year-old man, in relation to an incident that occurred in Whitehorse on August 10, 2017.

He is wanted for:

  • 1 count of Sexual Assault, under section 271 of the Criminal Code
  • 1 count of Kidnapping, under section 279 (1.1)(b) of the Criminal Code

He is described as a Caucasian male, 5 feet 6 inches tall, approximately 150 lbs, with dark blonde hair and green eyes.

He is known to drive a small black vehicle, described as a Hyundai Accent.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to not approach him, and to please call 911 immediately.


Contact information

Yukon RCMP Media Relations
4100 4th Avenue
Whitehorse, Yukon
Y1A 1H5

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