Rocklin Police Search for Assault Suspect

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ROCKLIN —

A woman was physically assaulted Friday morning around 6:58 a.m. outside of her apartment.

The victim was carrying out property from her apartment to her car when an unknown male suspect assaulted her from behind after she placed the items in the vehicle.

The suspect fled the scene after the victim began to kick and yell; she was not injured during the incident.

The suspect is described as 5 foot 7 inches, thin and of an unknown race. He was wearing dark pants with a grey and black colored hoodie.

The Rocklin police are unsure of a motive but say they suspect may have been trying to steal the victim’s property.

If you have information regarding this investigation you are asked to call the Rocklin Police Department at (916) 625-5400.