Police searching for man on bike accused of sexually assaulting women around South Philly
The Philly Police Department is looking for an individual who has been sexually assaulting women in South Philly. It has been reported that this “young Latino man” has inappropriately touched four women in different incidents as he rides by on his bicycle.
The incidents have occurred in East Passyunk Crossing, Newbold and Bella Vista.
Description of the suspect from NBC10:
Police described the suspect as a young Latino man with a medium complexion who is about 5 feet 4 to 5 feet 6 inches tall and has short black hair. In one of the earlier assaults, he was clean-shaven and wore a turquoise polo shirt, carried a black backpack with orange sides and rode a mountain bike. In a later assault, he is described similarly and wore a multi-colored shirt, police said.
You can read more about the individual incidents here. If you have any information about these incidents or the identification of the suspect, you can contact the Special Victims Unit at 215-685-3264/65.