Mission RCMP searching for possible victims of sexual assault

Mission RCMP searching for possible victims of sexual assault

Mission's Andrew Purser entered a guilty plea of Sexual Interference of a person under 16 years of age, police think more victims exist.

  • Feb. 20, 2017 7:00 p.m.

Mission RCMP are searching for potential victims of sexual assault.

In late July of 2016, RCMP commenced an sexual assault investigation involving 35-year-oldĀ  Andrew Gordon Purser of Mission.

The victim was a female in her teens.

On Dec. 16, 2016, Purser entered a guilty plea of Sexual Interference of a person under 16 years of age and was sentenced to two years in jail; two years of probation; firearms prohibition; and ordered to provide a DNA sample.

Through further investigation, police believe that there may be other victims in the community.

If you have any information to assist with this ongoing investigation, please contact the Mission RCMP non-emergency line 604-826-7161 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-222-8477.