Teenage girl forced into parked vehicle and sexually assaulted, Public reminded to remain vigilant


The Halton Regional Police Service Child Abuse and Sexual Assault Bureau are investigating a reported sexual assault which occurred in Oakville on Wednesday, August 2, 2017.

Between the hours of 3:10pm and 4:00pm, a teenage female was walking on the sidewalk of Warminster Drive, south of Bridge Road at Brook Valley Park when she was approached and accosted by an unknown male.  She was subsequently forced into a parked vehicle in the immediate area, believed to be on the west side of Warminster Drive, and sexually assaulted.  After the attack she was left on the roadway.   The vehicle was last seen travelling southbound on Warminster Drive.

No suspect or vehicle information is currently available.  Additionally, no similar incidents have been reported to Halton Regional Police Service to date.

Members of the Public are reminded to be vigilant and to report any suspicious activity to Police immediately. 

If anyone has information regarding this incident or a similar event, please contact the Child abuse and Sexual Assault Bureau, Detective Constable Ross Amore at 905-465-8973, or Detective Constable Cindy Sunstrum at 905-465-8979. 

Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers “See something, Hear something, Say something” at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca, or by texting “Tip201” with your message to 274637 (crimes).