Surrey RCMP released this photo of a suspect in a sexual assault last weekend.

RCMP seek sex assault suspect

Surrey Mounties release images of man who is believed to have assaulted a woman in North Surrey on Sept. 27.

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

 

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