Suspect sought in Laval, in a case of sexual assault

News 2 February, 2018
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    Friday, February 2, 2018 07:31

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    LAVAL | police de Laval is seeking help from the public to locate a man who allegedly assaulted a woman near the rue Desaulniers, in the neighbourhood of Fabreville in Laval.

    “On January 9, 2018, around 6: 40 a.m., the victim was walking on 2nd Avenue when the suspect was gripped from behind. He would thrust in a snow bank and hit her in the face and then try to let him remove his clothes. The victim struggled and was able to escape,” authorities have indicated in a press release.

    The wanted man would be aged about 50 years. It would measure 1.78 m and weigh 75 kg. He has hair, and brown eyes. During the assault, he was wearing a black hat in wool, a mantle dark, as well as boots and gloves of black leather. He has a scar under the left eye and smelled of alcohol at the time of the facts.

    “A vehicle, pick-up style, old style, pale blue, was nearby and could belong to the suspect,” said Service de police de Laval.

    According to the evidence of the survey, citizens were not far from the place of the assault and could have been witnesses.

    Anyone with information that might help identify the suspect can communicate anonymously and confidentially with the Info-Line, at 450 662-INFO (4636).