Police need help finding a suspect after three women reported they were groped by a man while walking in northeast Edmonton.
The Edmonton Police Service (EPS) said the first incident happened on Nov. 8 around 9:20pm while a woman was walking through a parking lot near 146 Avenue and 25 Street. The second happened about an hour later, around 7:30pm, while a woman was walking between the Clareview LRT station and the Clareview Recreation Centre. The third happened the next morning, Nov. 9, around 9:40am in the area of 137 Avenue and 27 Street while a woman was getting on a bus.
The male suspect is described as Caucasian with a slim build, light/fair complexion, between 5’7″ and 5’8″, with dark eyes, short brown hair, and a full beard/moustache. He is believed to be between 30 and 35 years old and was wearing a black or dark toque in all three incidents, with either a brown Carhart-style jacket or a light-coloured jacket with layers.
Anyone with information is asked to EPS at 780-423-4567 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.