Denver police: Man sexually attacks girl when confronted about attempted bike theft

Posted at 12:29 PM, Jun 08, 2018

DENVER — Police in Denver are looking for a man who tried to sexually assault a juvenile female Tuesday. 

The victim told police the man had attempted to steal her bike and when she confronted him, he attacked her, according to a statement released Friday from the Denver Police Department.

The alleged attack occurred in the 5000 Block of East Alameda Avenue around 3:20 p.m.

The victim described the suspect as a tall and skinny black male who appeared to be in his 20s. 

The suspect was driving a light brown or gold colored box-shaped SUV. The victim stated the suspect vehicle was similar to a 2007 Model Ford Expedition. 

If you have any information regarding this case, please contact Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867.