Police Looking for Man Who Punched Woman for Rejecting Sexual Advances

Police Looking for Man Who Punched Woman for Rejecting Sexual Advances

RIVERSIDE – A man is wanted for punching a female victim who rejected his sexual advances authorities said. Riverside Police are asking for the public’s help to identify the man who on Saturday, March 12, 2017, at 3:00 a.m., along with his friend followed a female victim and her friend from the 3600 block of University Avenue to her vehicle in a Parking Garage at 3473 Orange Street.

The suspect made sexual advances toward the female, but they were rejected. When rejected he punched the woman in the face, causing significant injuries. Part of the incident was captured on the victim’s cell phone.The suspect is described as a Hispanic man. 21-24-years-old, 5’7” tall, and 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a red and gray flannel shirt over a white t-shirt, dark jeans and a black hat.

If you recognize this suspect or have information regarding this investigation, please contact Detective David Smith at (951) 353-7103 or

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