Nova Scotia

Woman molested on Halifax street

A woman was sexually assaulted in south end Halifax Thursday, police are reporting.
Police released a sketch of the assailant.

A woman was sexually assaulted in south end Halifax Thursday, police are reporting.

Police say the Dalhousie University student got off a bus on Coburg Road near Larch Street at 2:30 p.m. local time and was walking away when a man grabbed her around the waist.

The woman told police she recognized him as the same stranger who had touched her three times previously in similar incidents.

Police described him as a white man, in his mid-to-late 20's, five-foot-seven with black hair and an average build.

Police asked anyone with information on the case to contact them at 490-5016 or anonymously via Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or at Crime Stoppers online.

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