Two women report being groped by man in parking lot of Life Time Fitness in Canton

Posted at 3:34 PM, Nov 30, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-30 23:21:12-05

Police in Canton are investigating after reports that a man groped two females in a parking lot.

The first incident took place in the Lifetime Fitness parking lot on Haggerty Road around 7 p.m. on Monday, November 28. The second incident took place at 9:30 p.m. that same day.

In separate reports, the victims said an unknown male groped them from behind.

Both female victims say they were on their cell phone when the assaults took place.

The male suspect is described as having a medium-complexion, approximately 5’8” tall, with an average to stocky build. The suspect was wearing black pants and a black hoodie sweatshirt with the hood pulled up. Both women immediately screamed and the man took off on foot through the parking lot.

If you have information that could possibly lead to the identity of a suspect, you're asked to contact the Canton Police Department at 734-394-5400.