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Man jumped while walking dog

Police say the assailant was six feet tall with a heavy build
Guelph Police Stock 2016



Man assaulted on Mac Avenue – public assistance requested

On Sunday March 5, 2017 at approximately 9:30 p.m.,  police were dispatched to the area of Mac Avenue and Dufferin Street in the city of Guelph for a report of an assault. 

A male was walking his dog in the area when the subject male approached the victim and attacked him by jumping on top of him and punching and kicking him numerous times.

The suspect is described as:  a white male, six feet tall with a heavy build, in his 30’s, who has a goatee and a moustache and was wearing a jacket with reflective stripes on it.

Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact  Cst V. Vriens at 519-824-1212 at extension #7198. Anonymous tips can be left at CRIME STOPPERS 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at