Kenora OPP Looking For Assault Suspect

Posted on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 11:56 AM

The Kenora OPP are searching for a suspect involved in an assault.

Around 9 o'clock this morning police received a report of an injured male following a serious assault.

The suspect fled on foot in the Minto area.

The K9 unit has been called into assist in the search.

He is described as an Indigenous male, around 5 foot 11, 180 pounds with black hair and hazel eyes.

The man was last seen without a shirt, wearing black pants and he has a tattoo on the upper right side of his face.

The suspect is considered a risk to public safety and if you come into contact with him contact the police as soon as possible.

Multiple schools in the area including SMB, Thomas Aquinas, Pope John Paul, Beaver Brae, Valleyview and Evergreen are taking safety precautions and no one is being allowed in or out of the schools until OPP have given the all clear.