Surrey RCMP is advising the public of the investigation of a sexual assault which occurred in Newton and requests public assistance to help identify the suspect.
Just before 5:30 am on September 19, 2019, a woman was groped by an unknown man as she was walking southbound on 124 Street, between 78 Avenue and 80 Avenue. The suspect jogged past the woman, touching her as he passed by. He then ran to a nearby vehicle and fled the area.
The suspect is described a South Asian male, 25-30 years old, 5’10” tall, wearing black jogging pants and a black hoody with the hood up over his head.
The suspect vehicle is a dark coloured sedan, the make and model has not been determined at this time. Please see the attached photo.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or, if you wish to make an anonymous report, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or www.solvecrime.ca.