CUPD released a sketch of the suspect in the April 27 attempted sex assault on the west side of campus near Broadway.
“According to the victim, the suspect approached from behind, pushed her to the ground, placed a pair scissors to her throat, and began to remove her clothing,” a CUPD press release said.
The victim fought back against the attacker by striking him in the face and was able to get away.
Police are looking for a man around 50 years old who is about 5′ 6″ tall with a scruffy beard, crooked teeth. He was wearing dark athletic shorts and a white t-shirt.
Anyone with information about this crime should contact Sergeant Michael Lowry at 303-492-8168.
Those who have information but wish to remain anonymous may contact the Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or 1-800-444-3776. Tips can also be submitted via the Crime Stoppers website at http://www.crimeshurt.com. Those submitting tips through Crime Stoppers that lead to the arrest and filing of charges on a suspect(s) may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 from Crime Stoppers.
Contact CU Independent Managing Editor Robert R. Denton at Robert.firstname.lastname@example.org.