Investigation continues on assault and robbery near Nodwell Park

The Saugeen Shores Police Service Criminal Investigations Branch is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two individuals suspected of assaulting and robbing a young female victim.

On Wednesday, July 13th at approximately 2:45pm the victim was walking on Market St. near Nodwell Park between Highland St. and Geddes St. when she was accosted by two males who forced her into the wooded area out of street view.

The female victim is described as mid-teen with long brown hair, tall thin build, wearing a navy blue hoody with grey track pants and pink sandals. When in the wooded area, the victim was physically assaulted and her cell phone was taken.

Two men were last seen walking west through the wooded area in the direction of Geddes St. The victim then fled east toward Parkwood Dr.

Suspect #1 – male white, young adult, 6’2”, thin build, short brown “fluffy” hair, blue or green eyes, thin long face, zippered grey hoody, blue surgical mask.

Suspect #2 – male white, young adult, 5’5”, heavier build, zippered black hoody, dirty lite blue jeans with rips, blue surgical mask, possible orange ball cap and walked with a limp.

The K9 unit and officers immediately searched the area upon being notified of the incident. The suspects were not located. The investigation continues.

Investigators are requesting that residents in the area check door bell cameras or any other surveillance device. If you have any information regarding this incident, please call the Saugeen Shores Police Service at 519-832-9200 or report anonymously to CrimeStoppers 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).