A woman told police that she was walking on the trail when she was attacked by a stranger from behind and sexually assaulted. The alleged attacker fled the scene on a bicycle heading into Exeter.
OPP arrested a male suspect shortly afterwards.
Police have arrested and charged 19-year-old Mitchell Webster of Exeter.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Huron OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or (519) 524-8314. Anonymous tips can be called into Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).