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London police seek unidentified suspect in Kilally Meadows sex assault case

A 36-year-old Londoner and two youths face a combined total of more than a dozen charges, including aggravated assault and break and enter. Matthew Trevithick / Global News

London police have released a suspect description as part of a sexual assault investigation involving an alleged incident on a trail in the area of Kilally Meadows, northwest of Kilally Road and Highbury Avenue North.

According to police, a woman was walking on the trail at roughly 3 p.m. Sunday when a man approached from behind.

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Police say the man was “committing an indecent act while he continued to follow her” and tried to grab her arm.

She fled and sought help from a passerby and the man fled in the opposite direction, police say.

Police add that the woman was not physically harmed.

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The suspect’s identity is currently unknown but police describe him as a white man between the ages of 25 and 35, five-foot-nine in height with a slim build and dirty blond or brown hair.

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Police say he was wearing a camouflage face covering, black sunglasses, a baseball cap, a light blue polo shirt, brown shorts and white flip flops.

Anyone with information is asked by police to call them at (519) 661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

If you believe you or someone you know has been a victim of sexual assault, London police offer online information here.

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