Hamilton Police are investigating a disturbing incident on the escarpment rail trail.
They are searching for a suspect, who was riding a red bike, after a woman who was running along the trail on Wednesday afternoon says she was followed for two hours by a man who at one point was masturbating.
The male, described as white and in his 20s, about 5-6 with short red hair. He was last seen near the Kenilworth stairs.
The woman says she first spotted him between Limeridge Road and Mount Albion Road.
The red bike has the word “Triumph” written along the frame in black and white.