Police are looking for a suspect following an early morning stabbing and sexual assault in Hamilton's west end.
Police say a female was walking along King Street West between Paradise and Longwood Roads at around 2:20 Saturday morning.
She was approached by a man who stabbed her and then sexually grabbed her before fleeing on foot.
The victim was treated at hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
The suspect is described as white, in his twenties, about six-feet tall, with dark short hair and either a tan or a sunburn.
Hamilton Police say they are deploying their Action Team, patrol units and sexual assault investigators, to maintain public safety and see their investigation through to its conclusion.