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LONG BEACH, CALIF. USA -- Long Beach, Calif., police department sex crimes investigators Jennifer Kearns and Louis Galvin, right background, chat with a residents of the Northwood Gardens apartments about a man they are looking for who is wanted for multiple sexual assaults.
LBPD's Sex Crimes Division detectives were passing out fliers with a description of a man wanted for a seven sexual assaults in North Long Beach. The detectives and a police cadet handed out the fliers in the 5400 through 5600 block of Paramount Boulevard. LBPD says the assaults started on July 15 and the latest was on Aug. 5. All the attacks occurred in apartment complexes near Paramount Boulevard and South Street and targeted young girls or women approached from behind and then groped. Afterward the suspect has fled on foot, but not before thanking the victims. He is described as a male Black, 16 to 22 years of age, 5â€™3" to 5â€™5â€, 140-160 pounds, shaved or short hair and medium to dark skin. The suspect was seen walking with a limp and described as being pigeon toed, wearing dark and light colored shirts and basketball/gym type shorts.
Photo by Jeff Gritchen / Long Beach Press-Telegram