For Release: July 16, 2012

Originator: Sergeant Dave Cross - Media Relations Officer - 905 825-4899

Contact: Detective Sergeant Alison Freeman - Child Abuse & Sexual Assault Unit - 905 465-8970

Location: Burlington


Halton Police Look to Identify Man In Burlington Assault

On Thursday July 12, 2012 at approximately 11:45 p.m., a 17-year-old girl was walking home in the area of Cavendish Drive and Melissa Crescent in the City of Burlington. 
 
As she did, a man approached her from the opposite direction and inappropriately touched her as he walked past. 
 
The suspect is described as white, late twenties in age, 5'10", with shoulder-length shaggy dirty blonde hair and a scruffy/unshaven beard.
He wore khaki shorts with a black top, possibly with a red symbol on the front.
 
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Child Abuse and Sexual Assault Unit at 905-465-8970, Crime Stoppers at 1 800 222-TIPS(8477), through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.com or by texting "Tip201" with your message to 274637(crimes).
 
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