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DPD Warns of Unlawful Sexual Contact Near City Park

DENVER, CO – Thursday, March 12, 2015 – At approximately 11:30 a.m., on Wednesday, March 11, 2015, in the 2000 block E. 21st Ave. another incident of unlawful sexual contact occurred. A male suspect approached a female who was jogging, and touched her in an inappropriate manner. The unidentified suspect fled the area on foot and was last seen running toward City Park. The suspect is described as an 18 to 24 year old male with a medium skin complexion, approximately 5’08, 140 to 150 lbs, short dark hair, dark eyes with dark circles under them, and thick dark eyebrows. This suspect is targeting females who are jogging alone on the streets in the neighborhoods surrounding City Park. The description of the suspect matches six similar crimes in the same area.

The Denver Police Department has increased patrol in the area and has gone door-to-door passing out Crime Stopper Bulletins. Additionally, two Crime Stopper Bulletins were previously released on a person matching this description on February 27th, and March 10th.

Safety Tips:

·         Remain alert / aware of your surroundings and the people in your vicinity at all times. Trust your instincts.

·         Remember it’s safer to walk or jog with someone else.  

·         Travel on major sidewalks along major streets and avoid shortcuts.

·         Travel in well lit areas at night.