Sunday , August 1 2021

The woman was attacked after men followed her to a Vancouver apartment, police said

Vancouver police said they were looking for "interested people" after a woman reported that she was sexually assaulted in the West End Saturday morning.

Police said a woman was followed to an apartment building on Bute Street near Pendrell Street at around 3am, and was attacked by an unknown man.

The victim did not know the suspect according to police. Officials said they were looking for a man whose picture was taken on the building's security camera.

There may be weakness

Men in their 20s or 30s have slender bodies, dark short hair, and dark stumps.

He wore a burgundy top, black jacket, blue jeans, and could walk with a limp.

The police requested information from the public to identify this man. (Vancouver Police Department)

Police said the attack appeared to be isolated, but sexually motivated.

Anyone who has information is asked to call the police at 604-717-0601 or through Crime Stoppers, which is an anonymous information channel 1-800-222-8477.

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