A 16-year-old boy is in custody after two assaults late Sunday night on Vancouver’s west side.
Police say the first occurred at 10:15pm, when a woman walking her dog near Alder Street and West 10th Avenue was grabbed from behind.
She screamed and the attacker fled.
Police say 15 minutes later, at 10:30pm, a second woman walking her dog near Birch Street and West 13th Avenue was grabbed from behind and groped.
She also screamed and he ran off.
The suspect was arrested a short distance away.