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Mounties issue warning after sexual assault in North Vancouver’s Lynn Canyon Park

North Vancouver RCMP are issuing a safety warning after a woman was allegedly sexually assaulted in Lynn Canyon Park on Feb. 13, 2022. Global News

North Vancouver RCMP are issuing a public safety warning after a “suspicious male” allegedly sexually assaulted a woman in Lynn Canyon Park.

In a Monday news release, police said the man groped the woman around 1:30 p.m. on Sunday as she exited the Varley Loop Trail and crossed the foot bridge to Rice Lake Road.

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The suspect is described as a Black or South Asian male between 25 and 30 years old, who stands about six feet tall. The man is described as having a thin build and light moustache and chin hair growth.

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He was wearing large, round silver-framed reading glasses, a black North Face hoodie, black athletic pants and grey high-top sneakers.

Police are asking anyone with information on the incident to contact the detachment at 604-985-1311.

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