FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, PRESS RELEASE: #09-05-15
Contact : Farrah Emami, Public Information Officer 949-724-7112, email@example.com
Irvine, CA – The Irvine Police Department (IPD) is seeking the public’s help identifying a suspect who attempted to rob two women in separate incidents. The suspect is described as male, age mid-20s to 30s, 5’8” to 6’1”, muscular build, and possibly with a dark complexion. At the time of the crimes, the suspect may have been wearing a dark hoodie, and pink or red shirt and jeans.
On Sept. 4, 2015, at approximately 7:35 p.m., an adult woman was walking alone in a greenbelt area near Chateau Circle when she was approached by an unknown male wearing a white bandana across his face. The suspect pointed what appeared to be a handgun at the victim and ordered her to the ground. He demanded the victim’s cell phone and money and then sexually battered the victim by groping her over her clothing. When the victim screamed, the suspect fled on foot without the victim’s property. Continue reading