Vancouver Police are looking for a suspect after a girl was grabbed and tackled in an unprovoked West Finish assault on Saturday evening.
In an announcement, VPD mentioned the 24-year-old sufferer was buying on Davie Avenue and strolling house round 9:40 pm. She was grabbed from behind and attacked by a person in Maxine Lane – the south lane of Burnaby Avenue. The suspect and sufferer each fell to the bottom and she or he started to scream.
Police say her screams probably afraid of the attacker who then ran in the direction of Bute road.
“Each indication is that this assault was unprovoked, and we consider the sufferer didn’t know the suspect,” mentioned Sergeant Steve Addison with VPD in an announcement.
“We additionally suppose there have been individuals within the space who might have info that may assist clear up this crime, and we’re interesting to these individuals to return ahead.”
The suspect is described as white, about 5’11”, and in his mid-40s. He was carrying a waist-length black leather-based jacket, darkish pants, and a darkish Covid masks.
The sufferer is white, 5’8″, and slim, with lengthy brown hair. She was carrying UGG boots, black yoga pants, and a black winter jacket with a fur-lined hood.
“We’re offering an outline of the sufferer as effectively, in case it helps anybody bear in mind something that would assist in the investigation,” notes Addison.
Police ask anybody with info to right away name VPD’s Particular Investigations Part at 604-717-0602, or name CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8466.