Halton Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man wanted for a historical sexual assault in Burlington.
On December 15, 1980 a woman in her 30’s was walking in the area of Nelson Street and Ontario Street when the man grabbed the woman and dragged her to a nearby yard where she was sexually assaulted.
The woman suffered physical injuries from the attack.
The suspect was described as; white, in his 30’s, approximately 5’10” and weighing 170 to 180 pounds.
He had hooded eyelids, green or grey eyes and had medium brown hair that parted to the side and was noticeably longer at the back.
He was wearing a rust coloured mandarin-style jacket and a plaid shirt consisting of blue, grey and cream colours.
The man was also wearing blue jeans and plain black motorcycle style boots.
The vehicle the man was initially seen near what was described as a 1976 to 1978 dark blue Ford Granada.
This vehicle may or may not be involved.
Anyone with information regarding the incident or the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477).
Below are composite sketches of the suspect in 1980 and currently.