Winnipeg Police are searching for a suspect in connection to an alleged sexual assault on a transit bus in June.

On June 17, 2023, at around 11:15 a.m., police say a 19-year-old woman was on a bus in the St. Vital area when an unknown man sat beside her. He then allegedly touched her lower body in an inappropriate sexual manner. 

Police said when the victim got off the bus, the suspect followed her, eventually taking off in an unknown direction. She was not physically injured during the incident. 

As a result of the investigation by members of the Sex Crimes Unit, they have been able to find images of the suspect.

Anyone with information regarding the suspect's identity is asked to call the Sex Crimes Unit at 204-986-2987 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).