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OPP Investigating Sexual Assault In Leamington

The OPP are investigating after a woman said she was sexually assaulted by a stranger in Leamington.

Officers responded to a sexual assault complaint in Leamington on Sunday at around 5am. Police say a woman reported that she had been sexually assaulted by a male stranger. According to police, the man ran away before police arrived.

Through investigation, a suspect was identified and arrested shortly after.

A 28-year-old man from the Republic of Honduras was held for a bail hearing and released to appear in a Leamington court on March 29.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding this or any other incident is asked to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at www.catchcrooks.com where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.