LETHBRIDGE: Regional Police are trying to track down a suspect following an assault and
robbery last Friday night.
Just before midnight on December 16th, police were called to the Sandman Inn,
where a man had passed out on a couch and had to be woken by hotel staff.
When security arrived the man was arguing with them. He began to walk
towards the exit, still yelling, when he spit at hotel staff, at which point
security called police.
The man then charged the security guard, striking him several times in the
face and head then took his phone.
The man is described as black, 5'10, with corn-rows down to his shoulder and
was wearing a black jacket with fur. A woman was also with him when he left the
If you recognize the man or know of his whereabouts, you are asked to
contact Regional Police at 403-328-4444.