Man Sought in Attack of Pregnant Woman - NBC Southern California

Man Sought in Attack of Pregnant Woman



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    San Dimas Sheriff’s detectives issued this composite sketch of a man wanted for allegedly attacking a pregnant woman in Azusa on Sunday, April 14, 2013.

    Police are searching for a man who attacked a pregnant woman from behind and kicked her while she was on the ground Sunday morning.

    The victim, 30, was walking on Cienaga Avenue near Valley Center Avenue in Charter Oak when she was attacked from behind and knocked to the ground, according to the San Dimas Sheriff's Department, which is handling the investigation.

    Described as man in his mid-20s, the attacker (pictured in a sketch below) began kicking the woman, who screamed that she was pregnant. He then immediately ran from the area.

    The attacker is described as having a shaved head, standing about 5 feet 5 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall, about 150 to 170 pounds. He was wearing a black sweatshirt and sunglasses.

    Police have not determined a motive for the attack.

    Anyone with information is asked to call the San Dimas Sheriff’s Station at 909-450-2700.

    NOTE: The original version of this article said the attacked happened near in Azusa, based on a press release from authorities. It has been updated to reflect new information from San Dimas sheriff's officials.

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