(KRON) — Police in Mountain View are searching for a person accused of inappropriately touching a teenage woman on a path on Wednesday. The sufferer, a 17-year-old Palo Alto resident, was jogging on the Bay Path round 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday when the suspect approached her, in line with the Mountain View Police Division.
The suspect, a person strolling a bicycle, approached the woman and requested if she spoke Spanish. He then requested her if she knew learn how to get again to a resort however by no means mentioned which resort, police mentioned.
The person then requested the woman to indicate him a map for learn how to get to the resort on her cellular phone. It was at that time that the person grabbed the woman, pulled her towards him and touched her inappropriately.
The teenager pushed the suspect away and ran away. She was in a position to flag down a lady strolling by who walked her to her automotive, police mentioned.
The woman arrived on the Mountain View police station the following day to report the incident. She described the person as between 30 and 40 years outdated, about 5 ft 8 inches tall, medium construct, darkish complexion, brief, black, wavy or straight hair and no facial hair. He was reportedly carrying a darkish t-shirt, darkish pants and darkish tennis footwear.
She described his bike as cruiser model, presumably electrical, with black and white lettering. There have been additionally two cellphones mounted within the handlebars and a forward-facing gentle.
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Anybody with any info is requested to contact Mountain View PD.