(LAS VEGAS, KXNT)– Metro Police are asking for the public’s help in finding the suspect in a series of lewdness cases in Henderson and the Southeast part of the Valley.
The incidents were reported to have occurred during the month of January in the area of South Eastern Avenue and East Karen Avenue. In each of these cases, the suspect has targeted and sexually groped young female victims.
A police news release describes the suspect as a white male adult, 20 to 30 years of age, standing between 5’7” and 5’10” tall, and having short hair or a shaved head. In many of the events he was seen wearing sunglasses and a blue jacket with a wide black stripe across the chest. The Henderson Police Department has received a report of a similar incident in their jurisdiction which occurred near Sunset Road and Mountain Vista Street.
A composite sketch of the suspect and the jacket he has frequently worn during these incidents were released.
This investigation remains ongoing. Anyone with any information as to the identity of the suspect or any information regarding this investigation is urged to call the LVMPD Sexual Assault Section at 828-3421, or to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 385-5555 or on the internet at http://www.crimestoppersofnv.com.