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SERIAL SEX ATTACKER

The Vancouver Police Department is looking for a serial sex attacker believed to have been responsible for at least three attacks linked by DNA, beginning as far back as the summer of 2009:

  • July 2, 2009 at 4:13 a.m. in the 1600 block of W.4th Avenue / Granville Street Bridge

  • November 15, 2009 at 1:45 a.m. in the 900 block of Beach Avenue

  • June 12, 2010 at 2:30 a.m. at Marinaside Crescent at Drake Street

Surveillance Video

Map

Surveillance Photos

Photos have been pulled from surveillance video

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Surveillance Photo of Vehicle


Composite Drawings

Composite drawings have been done of the suspect and of his car:

Composites - Sex Assault


Chain of Events - Media Releases

July 2, 2009
Public Warning - Sexual Assault

Vancouver Police are issued a warning after a woman was sexually assaulted on July 1st. Two women were walking southbound on the 4th Avenue off-ramp of the Granville Street Bridge and as the pair neared the bottom of the ramp, a man suddenly appeared and grabbed one of the women from behind. ... More

November 16, 2009
Sex Assault

Invesigators asked for the public's assistance in identifying a sexual assault suspect after an incident in the lobby of an apartment in the 900 Beach Avenue. ... More

December 9, 2009
Composite Released in Sex Assault Case

Vancouver Police released a composite drawing of a sexual assault suspect after an incident on Sunday, November 15th, at 1:45 a.m., in the lobby of an apartment in the 900 Beach Avenue. ... More

December 10, 2009
Sexual Assault Update – Surveillance Video Released

Investigators released a surveillance video in a sexual assault case that occurred on November 15th in the 900 block of Beach Avenue. ... More

January 13, 2011
Vancouver Police Looking for Serial Sex Attacker

Sergeant Matt Clarke from the VPD Sexual Offence Squad made an appeal to the public for help in finding and stopping a serial sex attacker. A map of where the three assaults took place were released.

"The suspect has targeted women who are temporarily isolated late at night, and when few if any witnesses are around," says Clarke. "He preys on women who are under 30, and in these three cases the alleged victims were in the Entertainment District prior to the attacks." ... More

Information

If you have information you believe could be useful in finding this man and ending these attacks, please call 604-717-0602 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Take Care

The VPD is urging all women to remain vigilant and alert when walking alone at night. Walk with purpose using the street side of the sidewalk to avoid doorways and alleys.

See the Crime Prevention section of our website for more tips on personal safety.

 

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