A woman was grabbed from behind as she put out her trash around 9:30 last night (April 3rd) in the Aldergrove Community.  She was taken back into her home and sexually assaulted by an unknown male.

Police need your help to locate bedding removed from the crime scene.  The victim’s purse was also believed to have been taken from the residence and is described as grey with silver trimmings.  If either are located, please call the police immediately. The victim was transported to hospital and is understandably traumatized.

Langley Serious Crime Unit has assumed conduct of this investigation and are engaging the assistance of multiple ‘supports’ including Lower Mainland Forensic Identification Services and Police Dog Services, the Behavioural Sciences Group and officers from all units within Langley RCMP Detachment.

Langley RCMP is asking anyone with information that might assist with this investigation to please call the Langley Tip Line at 604-532-3398.