Man Grabs Woman, Tries to Sexually Assault Her Near Cal Expo

Police have released this surveillance footage of the man they believe to be behind an attempted sexual assault.

SACRAMENTO–

Police are asking for help in finding a man they say tried to sexually assault a woman on Wednesday.

Around 1:30 p.m. near Cal Expo, the man is said to have grabbed a woman, resulting in a struggle. He allegedly attempted to sexually assault her, but she was able to get away.

The man is said to be in his 60’s, about 5’6’’ and was wearing a burgundy shirt and blue jeans at the time.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP (4357), or to text a tip to 274637 (CRIMES). Tipsters can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a $1,000 reward.