UPDATED JUNE 26TH @ 9:56 AM
MANITOBA - The RCMP has captured Desmond Redhead who was wanted by police for sexually assaulting a female minor.
Manitoba RCMP Thanked the community, the media, and the public for your assistance.
MANITOBA - RCMP are searching for the man who sexually assaulted a minor.
Monday, June 18th, Shamattawa RCMP received a report that a female minor was sexually assaulted by a man known to her.
Police quickly identified Desmond Redhead, 27-years-old, as the suspect. Mounties immediately went to local media to advise people in the community to be vigilant and also to ask for any information about the whereabouts of Redhead.
A warrant has been issued for his arrest in relation to this incident.
RCMP currently have multiple resources in the community searching for Redhead, including RCMP K-9 as well more officers have been brought in from outside the community.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Shamattawa RCMP at 204-565-2351 or call Manitoba Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.
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