Manitoba RCMP searching for second suspect in attempted murder, assault

Amy Heinrichs is wanted by Manitoba RCMP.

Manitoba RCMP are looking for a second suspect after a 32-year-old woman was kidnapped, assaulted, and left in a ditch outside of Winnipeg last week.

According to a media release, on May 21, at approximately 4:25 a.m., East St. Paul RCMP responded to a report of an injured female on Pipeline Road, in the RM of West St. Paul.

The victim was assaulted in Winnipeg, then driven outside of the city where she continued to be assaulted and was left in a ditch. The woman managed to get to a nearby residence for help.

She was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

The investigation led to the arrest of Hillary Harper, 33-years-old. Harper has been charged with kidnapping, aggravated assault, forcible confinement, sexual assault and attempt murder. She has been remanded into custody.

RCMP are currently searching for a second suspect and are asking the public for their assistance.

Amy Heinrichs, 39-years-old, is wanted for kidnapping, aggravated assault, forcible confinement, sexual assault and attempt murder.

Heinrichs is described as 5’9″ in height with a large build, brown hair and brown eyes. She has a tattoo on her upper left arm.

Tattoo. Photo provided by RCMP.

Heinrichs resides in Winnipeg but has ties to the Fisher Branch and Peguis areas.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call East St. Paul RCMP at 204-668-8322 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.