Peel Police are searching for a sexual assault suspect wanted in a number of incidents.
Police say since June 1 there have been five incidents of sexually motivated groping in the area bounded by Dundas Street West, Ninth Line, Hwy 403 and Erindale Station Road.
In all but one instance, the suspect was seen riding a dark coloured mountain bike. He approaches the victims on residential streets or on park pathways and touches them inappropriately before riding off on his bike.
He is described as 18-25 years of age, with a medium skin tone, either South Asian or Latin American in descent. He stands between 5’7″ – 5’11”, with a slim to medium build, short dark hair, clean shaven or with a bit of scruff.
Photos of the suspect were found on video surveillance in the area of Mississauga Road, following one of the assaults.
Anyone who recognizes the suspect is asked to call Peel Police at 905-453-2121, ext. 1133. Anonymous information may also be submitted by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca.