What to Know
Officials first received a call on Thursday morning about a reported sexual assault on Tequesquite Avenue.
The suspect is identified as a White or light-skinned Hispanic male adult in his 30s, according to an official news release.
Officials encourage anyone visiting or parking around the Mt. Rubidoux to be cautious of their safety and belongings.
Police sought the public’s help Friday to identify a man accused of sexually assaulting a woman in Riverside, officials said.
A woman told police she was sexually assaulted on Thursday at 9 a.m. near Tequesquite Avenue, a popular place for people to park their cars near a hiking area, said Ryan J. Railsback, a Riverside Police Department spokesman.
The woman was not seriously hurt.
Her attacker was described as a white or light-skinned Hispanic in his 30s, police said in a news release. He was described as 5 foot 10 and weighing about 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a dark hoodie and dark pants.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Everth Bercian of the Sexual abuse Unit at (951) 383-7950 or email@example.com. Those wishing to remain anonymous can email firstname.lastname@example.org or use the Riverside Police Department’s mobile app “Submit a Tip” feature while referencing incident number 190005077.