Sus­pect sought in Lime Ridge Mall sex as­sault

The Hamilton Spectator - - LOCAL - THE HAMIL­TON SPEC­TA­TOR

Hamil­ton po­lice are ask­ing the pub­lic to help iden­tify a man wanted for al­legedly sex­u­ally as­sault­ing a woman at CF Lime Ridge Mall.

A woman was walk­ing in the shop­ping mall’s park­ing lot shortly af­ter 7 p.m. Mon­day when a man started chat­ting with her. When she tried to walk away, he sex­u­ally as­saulted her, po­lice al­lege.

Po­lice be­lieve there may have been wit­nesses in the area.

The man is de­scribed as Mid­dle Eastern, about 40 years old, five­foot-six to five-foot-seven, with short hair on the sides and bald­ing on the top of his head. He was wear­ing shorts and a T-shirt, and car­ry­ing a white plas­tic bag at the time. He had a “slight ac­cent.”

The sus­pect ve­hi­cle is de­scribed as a red late model pas­sen­ger ve­hi­cle.

Any­one with in­for­ma­tion is asked to con­tact Det. Joanne Cain of the Sex­ual As­sault Unit at 905-5468958 or Crime Stop­pers at 1-800222-TIPS.

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