Citrus Heights Police Searching for Serial Peeper, Sex Assault Suspect

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CITRUS HEIGHTS —

(Courtesy: Citrus Heights Police Department)

Suspect Sketch (Courtesy: Citrus Heights Police Department)

Officers are searching for a man who has allegedly been peering into apartments and also sexually assaulted a woman, the Citrus Heights Police Department said.

Since January, the police department has received several reports from female residents reporting a suspicious man in their apartment complexes. The man approached the women as they were coming from or going to their apartments, was seen looking into apartments and sexually assaulted a woman, police said.

The suspect is described as a black man who is 25 to 30 years old. He is about 5-feet-11-inches to 6-feet-2-inches tall with a slender build. He is described as clean shaven. In most cases the suspect has worn a hooded sweatshirt with the hood over his head.

If you see someone matching the above description, please contact the Citrus Heights Police Department. Anyone with information related to these crimes, please contact Detective Deborah Bayer at (916) 727-5584.