Central Bakersfield

Police: Man grabs, drags and sexually assaults woman

Police: Man grabs, drags and sexually assaults woman

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Police are looking for a man who grabbed a woman and sexually assaulted her.

The attack occurred just before 3 a.m. on the 800 block of Oak Street. The man grabbed the woman, dragged her, threw her to the ground and sexually assaulted her, police said. The woman was able to fight back and escape.

Police released a computer-generated composite of the attacker Tuesday. He was described as 5-foot-1 with a medium build.

Anyone with information helpful to the investigation is asked to call Detective John Rodrigues at (661) 326-3870.