Released on July 17, 2007.
The Saskatoon Police Service is requesting public assistance in identifying a person of interest in connection with a recent assault.
An 18 year old male was found lying on a Saskatoon sidewalk on the morning of July 11th. The man remains in hospital with serious injuries. At approximately 5:00 a.m. a witness at the scene has reported seeing a male who police would like to talk to. The male is described as Caucasian, 18-19 years old, 5'1" - 5'3" in height with a thin build. He had black or dark brown hair, was unshaven and was wearing a reddish brown lumberjack style shirt or jacket, black runners and a bandanna or hat. He was riding a bmx bike at the time.
Anyone with information on this person or on the assault is asked to contact police at 975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS
A composite sketch of the person of interest is available to the media.
For more information please contact Staff Sgt. Jean Marc Voisard at 975-1410.