Third sexual assault reported in Kelowna involving half naked hoodie wearing man

KELOWNA - A third sexual assault involving a man wearing only a hoodie is under investigation by Kelowna RCMP.

Spokesman Cpl. Joe Duncan says in a media release a man dressed the same way as in two previous assaults, exposed himself to a women walking to work about 6:19 a.m., Oct. 16, on the Mission Park Greenway between Leckie and Ziprick roads.

On Wednesday, Oct. 14, police report another Kelowna woman was on her way to work around 6:45 a.m. near Mills Road and Highway 33 when the suspect grabbed her buttocks and then ran off.

RCMP say the first assault happend Oct. 6 when a woman walking along Nickel Road at 6:35 p.m. was assaulted by a man who grabbed her buttocks and ran away.

Police would like to hear from anyone who may have seen something unusual in those areas, around the same time, Duncan says in the release.

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