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October 13, 2017 - Assault with a weapon at the Health Sciences LRT platform

EPS File #:17-150658
Suspect #1 - Caucasian male, late to early 20s, black ball cap with red stitching/writing on front, grey hoody with "Crooks" writing in white on front, tan pants, carrying a white shoulder bag. Suspect #2 - Indigenous male, late to early 20s, black ball cap with white stitching/writing on front, wearing all black clothing and carrying a grey backpack.

These two male suspects were involved in assaulting a person with bear spray and a baton. The victim was waiting for the LRT at the Health Sciences station when this occurred.

On October 13, 2017 at approximately 1220 AM, these two male suspects approached a person waiting for the LRT at the Health Sciences Station platform. The #1 Suspect approached and assaulted the victim with bear spray and the #2 Suspect swung a baton at the victim. The victim ran up the escalator to discontinue the assault and the two suspects walked away southbound on the platform.

If you have any information on this or any other crime, please contact the Edmonton Police Service Complaint Line at 780-423-4567 or the Edmonton Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your tip online. Please reference the EPS file number when possible.

Date Posted: 31-Oct-2017