April 12, 2013
Help Identify This Sex Assault Suspect
Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the public’s assistance to help identify a man wanted in connection to a sexual assault on the American River Parkway last month. On March 26, 2013 at approximately 11:00 a.m., the female victim was running along the equestrian trail between Watt and Howe Avenues. The suspect approached the victim from behind, grabbed her and forced her to the ground. The suspect attempted to further assault the victim, who screamed for help and sent the suspect fleeing.
The suspect (see attached sketch) is described as a white, male adult in his late 20s to early 30s. He is between 5’10” and 6’ tall with a slender build, with blonde scruffy beard and a moustache. At the time of the assault he wore a red baseball cap, sunglasses, long-sleeved olive-green T-shirt and black and grey pants. He fled on a black mountain bike with white detailing.Anyone knowing the identity of this suspect or having information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Sex Assaults Bureau at (916) 874-5070. Tip information may also be left anonymously at www.sacsheriff.com, by texting to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering the keyword SSD, or by calling (916) 874-TIPS (8477).
Sergeant Jason Ramos,
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