Suspect sought in attack

By Anthony Antoine |

Published 02/24 2014 04:34PM

Updated 02/24 2014 05:21PM

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Police are looking for a man who attacked two women. It happened Saturday morning on West Pennsylvania, in Urbana.

The victims were heading home when a man stopped them to ask for the time. Afterwards, he started walking away, but turned around to follow them. He started groping one of them, pushed her down, stood over her and kept assaulting her. The second woman called police and the suspect took off.

Police need help finding the suspect. He's described as 5'4" - 5'8", with a light-brown skin tone. He was wearing a blue stocking cap, blue pullover windbreaker, blue spandex-type running pants and tennis shoes.

One woman was treated and released for minor injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call police or Crime Stoppers:
UI Police
(217) 333 - 1216
Champaign County Crime Stoppers
(217) 373 - TIPS
Text: CCTip + info to CRIMES (274637)

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