Unconscious woman found in grass by Wetaskiwin RCMP

Unconscious woman found in grass by Wetaskiwin RCMP

Wetaskiwin RCMP seek public assistance in an assault investigation

Wetaskiwin RCMP are investigating a serious assault after a woman was found unconscious Sept. 26.

According to Wetaskiwin RCMP spokesperson Cst. Christine Hepburn, “On September 26, 2018, at approximately 1:30 a.m., RCMP were called to a residence in the area of 49 Avenue and 53 Street.

“Upon arrival they located an adult female lying in the grass. The 27-year-old female is currently in hospital being treated for a serious head injury.

“The investigation is ongoing and RCMP are seeking any information from the public that may assist the investigation.

“If you have information about this incident, please call Westaskiwin RCMP at 780-312-7267 or call 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 or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store. “