Saskatoon Police are asking for the public's help in locating five "Middle Eastern looking" men, some with beards, who allegedly kidnapped a woman and raped her for hours.
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – At approximately 3:15 a.m., January 3, 2017, Patrol Officers responded to a convenience store in the 1500 block of 22nd Street West after a woman reported being forcibly confined in a basement for a number of hours. The 26-year-old woman from Melfort, SK, reported that at approximately 4:00 p.m., January 2, 2017, she had been walking near a gas station on Highway 5 when she was approached by five men in a black truck. The men drove her to what is believed to be an east-side residence, and forced her into the basement for a number of hours. The woman reported that she was sexually assaulted during that time. She was eventually able to flee the residence and hailed a cab which she took to the convenience store where she called Police. [...]
All men were described as possibly being "Middle Eastern" in appearance, mostly with beards. Full available description at link above.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Saskatoon Police at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.