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Police Need Public’s Help To Find Suspect Who Sexually Assaulted a Woman

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Photo: Surrey RCMP

Surrey RCMP are asking for the public’s help to identify a sexual assault suspect after an incident in Newton Athletic Park.

On July 9th, 2019, at approximately 12:00 p.m., Surrey RCMP responded to a report of a sexual assault in Newton Athletic Park in the 7300 block of 128th Street.

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Police were informed that a woman was walking through the park when she was grabbed from behind by an unknown male suspect.

Fortunately, the female victim was able to break free from the suspect, who ran from the area.

Investigators went on to patrol the area with help from the Integrated Police Dog Services, but the suspect was not located.

Two composite sketches of the sexual assault suspect have been provided based on two separate witness statements.

Photo: Surrey RCMP

The suspect is described as a South Asian male, in his mid-20’s, approximately 5’8″, with dark facial hair, wearing a red t-shirt, black shorts, black Jordan slippers, and black socks.

If you have any information, contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or, if they wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or go to www.solvecrime.ca.

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