Ottawa police are trying to find a man who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman near a park in Orleans early Sunday morning.

It happened near a park, close to Bilberry Drive and Jeanne D'Arc Boulevard North, at about 4:30 a.m.

A 23-year-old woman told police a man had come up from behind her and touched her inappropriately before he fled the scene on foot. She said he was last seen heading south on Bilberry toward Jeanne D'Arc.

The woman said the suspect was wearing a dark ski mask over his face, a dark long-sleeved shirt and long dark pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Ottawa police sexual assault and child abuse unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5944, or Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477 (TIPS) — toll free at 1-800-222-8477.

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