Public help sought in finding Wyoming assault suspect 

The suspect in a suspected assault in Wyoming on Monday. (Supplied)

UPDATE: Through tips, the Wyoming Department of Public Safety has identified the assailant in the Dec. 26 attack. The suspect has been arrested and is in custody.



WKTV Staff


The City of Wyoming Department of Public Safety is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect in a felonious assault, pictured, from a department press release.


On Monday, Dec. 26, at approximately 2:50 p.m., the Wyoming Department of Public Safety responded to the report of a felonious assault that occurred in the 1100 Block of 28th Street SW. The victim was threatened with a knife during an attempted retail fraud. No one was injured in the assault. The suspect left the scene in a gold colored Jeep Cherokee.


Public Safety personnel continue with their investigation and ask the public’s assistance for information that may lead to the identification of the suspect. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Wyoming Department of Public Safety at 616-530-7300 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.