Southwest Bakersfield

Police looking for man who grabbed woman on dog walk

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Police want help finding a man who grabbed a woman who was walking her dogs the night of July 4.

The woman was grabbed around the waist from behind on the 8200 block Camino Media, police said Tuesday. The woman was able to defend herself and escaped the man's grasp, according to police.

The description of the assailant was extremely vague. He was not seen leaving in a vehicle.

Anyone who might know the man responsible for the encounter is asked to call Detective Rex Davenport at (661) 326-3559.