Seventeen-year-old Kyra Peterson has been apprehended by police in Edson.
Peterson, who is scheduled to make her court appearance on Tuesday, is being charged with two counts of aggravated sexual.
Canadian authorities are searching for a 17-year-old woman, whom they believe is having unprotected sex without disclosing her HIV-positive status.
Authorities are asking anyone who had a sexual encounter with the teenager to seek medical attention.
Anyone with knowledge of Peterson’s whereabouts is asked to call the police at 780-423-4567.
Not disclosing one’s HIV-status to sexual partners if it is known is a criminal offense.
Peterson was known to spend time in the Whyte Avenue area.