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Police urge additional caution following assault
Waterloo Regional Police and Laurierís Special Constable Service are asking members of the public and the Laurier community to exercise additional caution following the report of a sexual assault near Laurierís Waterloo campus.
A young woman reported she was walking in the area of King and Weber streets at approximately 11:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8 when she was knocked to the ground by a man who attempted to assault her. No suspect description is presently available.
Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to call Waterloo Regional Police Service at 519-653-7700, ext. 8639 or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477.
Laurierís Special Constable Service encourages all members of the Laurier community to use Laurierís Foot Patrol service or to walk with a friend and stay in well-lit and well-travelled areas at night. To contact Foot Patrol, call 519-886-FOOT (3668).
The Waterloo Regional Police Service offer safety tips on its website at http://www.wrps.on.ca/stay-safe/your-personal-safety.