Male Charged with Sexual Assault

On January 18, 2018, Police received a complaint of a sexual assault that took place on a city transit bus involving an adult male and a 13-year-old female who were unknown to each other.

The 13-year-old victim stated that she was fondled and had sexual remarks directed at her by the male.

Following an investigation into the matter, Tyler Stannard, age 32 years, of Medicine Hat, AB has been charged with sexual assault and sexual interference.  Stannard was held for a bail hearing and subsequently released on a number of conditions.  His next court appearance is scheduled for February 14, 2018.

Media Contact:

S/Sgt Brian Christmann
Community Safety Section
Medicine Hat Police Service
Ph: 403-581-1056