Hamilton,
07
October
2020
|
16:35
America/New_York

UPDATE: Two Women Sexually Assaulted in City’s East End

20-731826

Hamilton Police detectives are asking the public for assistance in identifying a suspect in an ongoing sexual assault investigation.

Four additional incidents have been linked to this suspect.

The suspect identifies as an UBER driver however, investigators have yet to prove he is in fact a driver.

SUSPECT

  • Male
  • Asian
  • Mid 20’s (22-25 years-of-age)
  • Thin to medium build
  • 5’5 to 5’7
  • clean shaven
  • Black short hair, swept to the side
  • Well dressed
  • Wears prescription glasses

SUSPECT CLOTHING DESCRIPTION

  • Light jean jacket, dark jeans
  • Black Covid-19 mask, black hooded sweatshirt, White Nike running shoes
  • White button-up shirt, blue or black pants
  • Blue beaded bracelet

SUSPECT VEHICLE

  • 2018-2020 White Honda Accord
  • Sport model
  • Sunroof
  • Tinted windows

The Hamilton Police Service Victims of Crime Unit continues to investigate and are encouraging any individuals and witnesses with further information to contact Detective Phil Hedgcock of the Sexual Assault Unit at (905) 540-5544.

To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com

There is no guaranteed way to prevent a sexual assault. Sharing the details of this assault is intended to provide the community information, and people are encouraged to trust their instincts. For confidential support, please call the Sexual Assault Centre's 24-hour support line at (905)525-4162; connect at www.sacha.ca, the Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Care Centre at www.hhsc.ca/sadv or the Centre de santé communautaire www.cschn.ca

Media Inquiries

Detective Sergeant. Tammi Ewart

Victims of Crime Unit

(905) 546-4962

tewart@hamiltonpolice.on.ca