Lethbridge Police have charged a 42-year-old man with uttering threats and other offences following an incident Wednesday that resulted in members of the Critical Incident Response Team attending a westside apartment building.
Lethbridge Police are releasing a composite sketch of suspect wanted in connection with a violent attempted sexual assault and are asking anyone who recognizes the man to come forward.
Members of the Lethbridge Police Priority Crimes Unit and Lethbridge ALERT have laid 86 charges – with more pending – recovered $90,000 worth of stolen property and two loaded firearms during the first 10 days of Project Street Sweeper.
The intent of the joint forces operation is to target and apprehend chronic offenders committing property crimes, reduce incidents and recover stolen items. Much of the city’s property crime is rooted in the drug trade as offenders steal to feed their addiction or pay off drug debts.
Lethbridge Police have charged a 43-year-old man in connection with an arson at a downtown business last month.
On April 5, 2017 at approximately 5:30 a.m. the Lethbridge Fire Department responded to a report of a fire in the alley along the 600 block of 4 Avenue South. The fire, which was determined to be suspicious, caused damage to the Boarderline building.
Lethbridge Police are investigating after a woman reported two unknown males sexually assaulted her in a north side alley.