POSTED: 09:20 p.m. HST, Apr 03, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 09:20 p.m. HST, Apr 03, 2014
Police are asking for the public's help in finding a man in his 40s who sexually assaulted a woman in March after grabbing her from a bus stop in Kalihi.
Police said the woman was sitting at a bus stop at 8 p.m. March 23 on Kame-ha-meha Highway near the Maru-kai Wholesale Mart.
The man, wielding a weapon, grabbed the woman and took her to a nearby warehouse, where he sexually assaulted her and then fled on foot in an unknown direction, police said.
The man is wanted on suspicion of first-degree sexual assault. He is described as between 40 and 50 years old, 5 feet 9 inches tall and 190 to 210 pounds with short dark hair, wearing an orange or maroon T-shirt, shorts with a checker pattern, a baseball cap and a large rope chain with a crucifix.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 955-8300 or *CRIME on a cellphone.