All NewsFeaturedVictorville News

Woman Sexually Assaulted While Walking to Work in Victorville

VICTORVILLE, Calif. ( Police are searching for a man who sexually assaulted a woman as she was walking to work early Monday morning.

The assault occurred at around 3:00 am, on Monday, July 3, 2017, in the 15000 block of Hook Blvd. in Victorville.

As the woman in her early 30’s walked near the Stater Brothers an unidentified man riding a bike approached her.

“The guy on the bike rode past me and shouted out ‘Hey baby’,” said the victim. “He then turned around and asked me if I had a cigarette, and I said no I’m sorry.”

The victim said at that point the male jumped off his bike and put her in a chokehold.

“He grabbed my breast, groped me, and as he was still holding on to me we fell to the dirt,” said the victim.

“He was still on me touching me and I was fighting him off. He hit me in the face, and I hit him back,” stated the victim.

The assailant also attempted to steal the woman’s purse but she fought back and he eventually fled.

“I’m so thankful I was able to fight back, I can’t help but think about people who don’t. God was with me,” said the victim.

The suspect is described as a thin White male adult, last seen wearing black pants, white t-shirt, and a hat. The victim described the bike as a low rider type bike with a light on it.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Victorville Police Department at(760) 956-5001 and reference case # 17107968.

Editor’s Note: Correction – The article initially indicated the woman was walking home from work. We’ve recently learned she was actually walking to work when the sexual assault occurred. 


More Local News

Back to top button