A man is wanted for assaulting a woman in North Portland just over two weeks ago. Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for a tip that leads to his identification and arrest.
The victim was walking on
the sidewalk of North Larabee near Interstate Avenue just after
midnight on March 26th. She says the man asked her for money and food before pushing her down,
threatening to sexually assault her and punching her in the face. The woman thought he had a gun in
She fought back and the man took off running. You can see him in surveillance video below. The suspect is said to be Hispanic or Pacific Islander, in his 30's, 5'5" and 175 pounds with short brown hair and brown eyes. He's either balding, or has a shaved head in the back with a strap of hair behind his ears pulled into a braid with curly hair on the bottom.
Tipsters can leave a tip online, or call (503) 823-HELP.