Ottawa Sexual Assault Cases

Police believe just one suspect is responsible for three stranger attacks. He may be linked to as many as 7 other sexual assaults.

Suspect description: possibly of Middle Eastern descent, short dark hair, spoke English and possibly a foreign language, 20-30 years old, 5’9” to 5’11” (175 to 180cm), slim to medium build, trimmed facial hair, thick eyebrows and a prominent nose. (Ottawa Police handout)

Ottawa's Police Chief issued a rare city-wide alert on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014 searching for a suspect linked to at least three sexual assaults.