Police are investigating an incident late on Tuesday night in which a man was sprayed with bear spray.
Members of the Prince Albert Police Service responded to the 900 block of 17th Street West at 11:05 p.m. after receiving a complaint of an assault with a weapon.
Upon arrival, officers found the victim, a 23-year-old man who had been sprayed with bear spray. Parkland Ambulance Paramedics treated the man at the scene.
The victim provided a description of the suspect as 5’9” in height with a slim build, wearing a blue sweater and red hat.
The matter remains under investigation. Anyone with information related to the case should contact the Prince Albert Police Service at 306-953-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).