For the second time in less than a week, London Police are investigating an alleged sexual assault.
Investigators have released a suspect description following the incident over the weekend in northeast London.
A woman was walking alone on Genevive Place in the area of Genevive Park on Saturday night between 11p.m. and 11:15p.m. when an unknown man approached her from behind.
Police allege the suspect, who was armed with a knife, wrapped both arms around her, pulled her to the ground, and sexually assaulted her before running away.
The woman was able to call for help, and was taken to the hospital where she was treated for minor physical injuries and released. The knife has not been recovered.
The suspect is described as having a deep voice and possibly “scruffy” facial growth. He was wearing a dark, long sleeved shirt.
Anyone with information should call police at 519-661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.
Police are also accepting tips regarding an alleged sexual assault on November 1st.
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 between 7 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. The suspect has been described as a male who was possibly wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt.
Police say the woman suffered minor injuries in the incident, and received assistance at the scene by an unknown man who officials are now trying to identify.
The individual is described as a white male in his 50’s, 5-foot-9, with brown and grey mixed hair that is collar length. He was wearing blue jeans and was carrying a white plastic bag.