London police headquarters on Dundas St. file photo by Miranda Chant, Blackburn News

Woman touched inappropriately by man in east London park

Police are looking for a suspect after a woman was touched inappropriately by a man in an east London park.

The woman was running in Kiwanis Park near Trafalgar St. when a man on a bicycle grabbed her from behind around 4:30 p.m. on Monday. The man then took off on his bike, police said.

The man is described as Caucasian, between 18-20 years old, approximately 5’10”, with a thin build and short reddish-blonde hair. He was wearing a light coloured zip-up sweatshirt with the hood up, a bandanna over his nose and mouth, and oversized blue jeans.

The man’s bike is said to be a dark coloured smaller bicycle, similar to a freestyle or “trick” bicycle.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call police at 519-661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).