City of Sacramento Police Department

SAMUEL D. SOMERS JR.
Chief of Police
5770 Freeport Blvd., Suite 100
Sacramento, CA  95822-3516

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MEDIA ADVISORY/PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release No. 20110727-123
Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Suspect Sexually Grabs Elderly Female

The Sacramento Police Department is asking for the community's help to identify a suspect who sexually grabbed an 83-year-old female victim.

In April of 2011, at around 2:00 p.m., the victim was near 22nd and R Street when she was grabbed from behind by a male suspect.  The male began to thrust his groin area at the victim numerous times and then grabbed her butt.  The victim was able to get away and call for help. 

The suspect was described as a male Black, 50-60 years old, 6', 160 lbs, shaved head, wearing a gray hooded jacket, and blue jeans (see attached photo).                          

The Sacramento Police Department urges anyone with information pertaining to this crime to contact Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP (4357) or text in a tip to 274637 (CRIMES). Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information.  Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

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