Police look for suspect in Brampton sexual assault

Peel Police are searching for a suspect in a violent sexual assault in Brampton.

They say a woman was jogging around Professor's Lake Wednesday morning. She was running through a wooded area on an unpaved trail that leads to a parking lot when she tripped and fell.

Police say a man appeared, grabbed her by the waist and dragged her into the wooded area. He pushed her up against a tree.

Luckily, police say a witness walked by and the man took off.

The suspect is described as black, mid 20's, 6' tall, with a medium, muscular build.

Anyone with information is asked to call investigators with the Special Victims Unit at  (905) 453-2121, ext. 3460 or call Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).