Calgary, AB,

Suspect in downtown sexual assault identified and charged

Thanks to several tips from the public, we have now identified, arrested and charged a man in relation to a sexual assault that took place earlier this month.

On Wednesday, June 7, 2023, at approximately 11:15 p.m., the victim was in the process of renting an e-scooter at the Eighth Street S.W. CTrain station, located at 901C Seventh Ave. S.W., when an unknown man grabbed her from behind and proceeded to touch her in a sexual manner without consent.

As a result, we have now charged 23-year-old Perjot SIDHU, with one count of sexual assault.

He will next appear in court on Tuesday, August 1, 2023.

Thank you to the public for bringing forward information to help this investigation.

Anyone with information about this or similar incidents is asked to contact police by calling 403-266-1234. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers through any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477


APP: P3 Tips

Case # CA23241928/5938