The Sacramento Police Department has released a composite sketch (left) of a suspect wanted in two sexual assaults.
A police department news release provides these details:
At 4 a.m. Aug. 10, a 16-year-old girl was walking downtown when she was contacted by the suspect. The suspect drove her to a vacant lot near 10th and D streets, where he sexually assaulted her.
At 4 a.m. Aug. 27, 2009, a 49-year-old woman was walking near Stockton Boulevard and 15th Avenue, when she was contacted by the suspect. The suspect drove her to an alley near Alhambra Boulevard and Broadway, where he sexually assaulted her.
The suspect is described as in his 20s or early 30s, heavyset, with dark skin and short dark hair. The suspect was driving possibly a newer gold or beige two-door car described as possibly being a Nissan with a rear spoiler.
The police department urges anyone with information pertaining to this crime to contact Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP or text in a tip to 274637 (CRIMES). Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.
-- Bee staff