Chrysler Canada Greenway trail in the Town of Essex, July 31, 2015. (Photo by Mike Vlasveld)

Man assaulted on Greenway in Kingsville

Provincial police in Kingsville are searching for a man suspected of assaulting another man walking along the Greenway.

Police said the assault happened on Sunday at around 2:30 p.m. on the Chrysler Canada Greenway just west of Heritage Road in Kingsville. The male victim told officers he was approached and struck with a weapon by a man who took items from his wallet and fled the area. The victim was treated for non-life threatening injuries at the hospital.

The male suspect is described as 5 feet 9 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall, 150 pounds and dressed all in black.

Anyone with information is asked to call Essex County OPP at 519-723-2491, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave a message at