A 22 year old Saskatoon man has been arrested in connection with a sexual assault that took place on Campus Drive on September 29, 2021.
The female survivor reported that an unknown male threatened her with a weapon and sexually assaulted her while inside a building at that location. The incident was reported to Police the following day and communicated to staff and students by the University of Saskatchewan. Patrol officers were quickly able to identify a suspect and were attempting to locate him when reports were received regarding a robbery and an attempted robbery on October 2, 2021. During the first incident at approximately 9:00 p.m. a man was threatened by a male suspect and his keys were stolen. The suspect fled on foot. A short time later an attempted robbery with violence was reported and responding officers were able to locate the suspect inside a nearby business. The same man is believed to be responsible for the sexual assault, the robbery and the attempted robbery with violence.
The 22 yer old man is expected to appear in Saskatoon Provincial Court today. He is facing charges including; Sexual Assault With a Weapon, Forcible Confinement, Uttering Threats and Breach of Probation.
Court information #991174987, 991174989, 991174990.
More information and support for survivors of sexual assault can be found at https://ssaic.ca/, more information on reporting a sexual assault can be found at https://saskatoonpolice.ca/scu/.