London police appeal to public for help identifying sexual assault suspect

Police are asking the public for help identifying the suspect. .
Police are asking the public for help identifying the suspect. . via the London Police Service

UPDATE: On October 10, 2018 London police announced they’d charged a 22-year-old Windsor man with one count of sexual assault in connection with this case. 

London police are appealing to the public in connection with a sexual assault investigation.

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According to police, a woman reported that on Sunday at roughly 3 a.m. a stranger approached her and touched her inappropriately. Police say she and a friend were walking northbound on Richmond Street near Piccadilly Street at the time.

The suspect is described as having a full beard, between five-feet-seven-inches and five-feet-10-inches tall with an average build. He was wearing a black T-shirt, an orange turban, and camouflaged pants. Police have also released a suspect photo.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.

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