Man Hiding in Bushes Grabs, Sexually Assaults Kentwood Woman

Posted at 9:08 PM, Nov 05, 2013
and last updated 2013-11-05 21:22:34-05

generic police lightsKENTWOOD, Mich. — Kentwood police are looking for a man they say sexually assaulted a woman Tuesday near 32nd Street.

According to a press release, the man called out to the woman from nearby bushes and then grabbed her and pulled her into a wooded area on 32nd east of Breton Avenue.

The woman told police that the suspect implied he had a gun and ripped her shirt before she was able to get away.  She suffered minor injuries.

Police arrived at the scene at 4:07 p.m.  They said the suspect was wearing a mask and a dark colored coat during the crime.  No other description was provided.

Anyone with information about this incident should call Kentwood Police at 616-698-6580.