Man Tries to Sexually Assault Woman in North Park: Police

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    Police are searching for this man, who allegedly attempted to sexually assault a woman in North Park.

    Sex crimes detectives from the San Diego Police Department are searching for an unknown man who allegedly tried to sexually assault a woman in North Park in broad daylight.

    According to detectives, a man attempted the sexual attack on a 61-year-old woman on Tuesday at around 10:15 a.m. on the pedestrian ramp from University Avenue to the Georgia Street bridge.

    The scene is near Grace Baptist Church and Sprouts market in North Park.

    On Thursday, the SDPD released a sketch of the suspect.

    Detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the man, who’s described as a 35 to 40-year-old Hispanic male. He’s 5-foot-9, 160 pounds and has a “wiry” build and ruddy complexion. He has black hair and a thick mustache.

    The case is under investigation. Anyone with information should contact the SDPD at (619) 531-2000 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.

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