Calgary police are investigating the shocking assault of a young girl on Monday afternoon.
The girl was attacked in a field near Clarence Sansom Junior High, located in northeast Calgary, Alta.
The victim’s age has not been released, but police say the Child Abuse Unit was called in to investigate. The unit focuses on cases of sexual abuse “of children up to but not including 14 years of age at the time of the offence,” according to its website.
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