Police are asking for public assistance in identifying a man believed to have sexually assaulted a woman in North Surrey last weekend.
On Sunday, Sept. 27 at about 4:30 p.m., a man sexually and physically assaulted a woman in a wooded area near Fraser Highway and 140 Street.
The victim was treated for injuries in hospital.
Mounties have so far been unable to identify the suspect and, as a result, are asking for the public for their assistance.
The suspect is described as a black male, more than 6′, about 160 lbs. and in his late 30s, with short black hair and no facial hair.
The suspect has a distinctive “wandering” or “lazy” right eye.
At the time of the offence, the suspect was wearing a dark blue sweater with thick black lettering, blue jeans and white runners. The suspect was also seen carrying a brown paper bag.
Anyone with more information is asked to contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or Crime Stoppers, if they wish to remain anonymous, at 1-800-222-TIPS or www.solvecrime.ca