On October 27, 2017, at approximately 7:00 PM, a sexual assault of a 6-year-old female victim occurred in a stairwell area of 318 Patricia Avenue, Kitchener.

The victim was transported to a local hospital for medical attention related to minor injuries from the sexual assault. The suspect is believed to frequent the building or area and is described as: Male, white, taller with a slender build and lighter brown hair. He has no beard and was not wearing glasses at the time of the offence. He was wearing grey pants, a short-sleeved shirt with green/grey stripes and grey shoes. The area was checked for the suspect with negative results.

Investigators from the Major Crime branch will be conducting a canvass of the area and looking for information from the public to assist in identifying the person responsible. Anyone with information is requested to contact investigators at 519-570-9777 x8345 or CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.