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London, Ont. police investigate after woman assaulted by stranger in a park

The investigation stems from the incidents surrounding an arrest on early Sunday morning. Matthew Trevithick / Global News

London police are investigating an assault earlier this month that left a woman with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

According to police, a woman was assaulted by another woman in Ivey Park along Thames Street just before 4 p.m. June 5.

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Police say the victim and suspect did not know each other.

No other information about the circumstances surrounding the incident have been reported, but police say a witness obtained video of the suspect, which was later provided to police.

On Thursday morning, police released photos of the suspect and a suspect description. Police issued an update before noon stating that she had been identified.

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The investigation is ongoing.

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