London police have launched a sexual assault investigation after a woman was allegedly grabbed and assaulted while jogging along a trail in the city`s northwest end.
The London Police Service Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Section is investigating the incident which occurred Tuesday night between 7 p.m. and 7:45 p.m.
Investigators say a lone woman was jogging along the trail system behind Acorn Crescent and Edgehill Crescent when she was allegedly grabbed and assaulted by an unknown person.
She suffered minor injuries and received assistance at the scene by an unidentified person.
Police say they would like to speak with the citizen who came to the victim`s aid; that person is urged to contact the London Police Service at 519-661-5670.
Police say the suspect is described as male, possibly wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt.
Anyone who may have information regarding the identity of the suspect, or any other information in relation to the incident is asked to call London police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).