Public assistance requested in identification of suspect

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Public assistance requested in identification of suspect

PRESCOTT - The Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating an assault that took place on November the 4, 2017, 2013 at the Tim Horton's coffee shop, located on Edward street, in the town of Prescott. Inside the coffee shop, at approximately 7 p.m., a male suspect approached a 66-year-old male from Prescott and assaulted him, by throwing him to the floor. The victim received minor injuries and did not require medical assistance. The victim does not know the suspect and the OPP are appealing for the public to assist in the identification of the male suspect. At the time of the assault, the suspect was believed to be in the accompaniment of female companion with oriental descent and two children.

The investigation is still ongoing and OPP are asking anyone who may have information on the identity of this suspect to contact Act/Sgt Francis Robitaille at the Prescott detachment at 613-925-4221 or 1-888-310 1122

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