Man confronted by homeowner after using ladder to break into Cambridge apartment: Police

Man confronted by homeowner after using ladder to break into Cambridge apartment: Police
Police searching for suspect after alleged sexual assault
A Waterloo Regional Police vehicle is seen in Waterloo, Ont., on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013. (David Imrie / CTV Kitchener)

Waterloo Regional Police are investigating after a woman was allegedly sexually assaulted in Cambridge over the weekend.

A woman, 34, was walking in the area, when she was approached by a man, who pulled out a weapon and attempted to sexually assault the victim.

They say the 34-year-old woman was walking in the area of Lowell Street South and Elliott Street around 4 a.m. Saturday, when she was approached by an unknown man.

Police say the man is described as white, between five-foot-six and five-foot-nine, with a medium to large build and small eyes and a straggly beard.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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Police are still looking for a suspect, which is described to be in his 20s wearing a coat with a fur-lined hood.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Waterloo Regional Police Service at 519-570-9777 ext. 8291.