San Diego Police Sex Crimes detectives are investigating the assault of a thirty-two year old female that occurred in the Balboa Park community on Saturday, July 31.
At about 6:30 a.m., the victim was jogging alone in the area of 3800 Florida Street. She noticed a Hispanic male was behind her. The victim continued running southbound on Florida Street and believed the male was following her. The victim crossed the street and continued running southbound on Florida Street. In the 3400 block of Florida Street, she saw the suspect directly behind her. The suspect lunged at her and she ran into the street. The suspect chased her and knocked her to the pavement. The suspect got on top of the victim and she started to scream.
The suspect got off the victim and ran northbound on 3400 Florida Street. Two witnesses chased the suspect, but were unable to catch him. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 25 to 30 years old, 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing approximately 250 pounds. The suspect is further described as “fat” and wearing a clean, white T-shirt and light colored jeans.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact the San Diego Police Department’s Sex Crimes Unit at (619) 531-2260 or San Diego County Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.