On August 4, 2023, at approximately 6:15 pm, a robbery occurred in Sherwood Village Park. A female was walking her dog behind the Oaklea Court area when a male assaulted the woman by throwing her to the ground after lunging at her from behind. He attempted to take her purse. The assailant eventually fled the area on foot.
The victim was transported to the hospital by ambulance for treatment and subsequently released the same night.
Sarnia Police are looking for anyone who may have seen or heard anything in the area around that time. Police have canvassed the area and are looking for evidence, specifically video surveillance footage from home owners and businesses in that vicinity.
If you have anything that could assist the police in regards to this frightening incident, please contact them. Or, you can call Sarnia Lambton Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can also go on-line at www.p3tips.com. You will remain anonymous and you could receive a cash reward for the information you provide. Do the right thing here and contact Crime Stoppers!