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Brantford mother sexually assaulted, police say

Police are investigating the sexual assault of a woman in Brantford on the trails by the Grand River near the Lorne Bridge . Brantford Police

Police are investigating a suspected sexual assault of a woman in Brantford.

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Around noon on Monday, police say the woman was walking with a child in a stroller on the trail by the Grand River near the Lorne Bridge, where a man approached her, pulled down her pants and touched her butt, causing the stroller to be knocked over.

Then, police say the suspect took off on foot with a group of other men.

The woman and child were not injured.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Michael Aasla of the Child Abuse and Sexual Assault Unit at 519-756-0113 ext. 3001 or maasla@police.brantford.on.ca.

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