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Suspect at large after grabbing woman in Ottawa County

Ottawa County sheriff 06242023
Posted at 2:50 AM, Mar 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-22 02:52:46-04

HOLLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Deputies with the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office are searching for a suspect accused of grabbing a woman who then screamed and scared him away.

The alleged incident happened Sunday night around 9:30 p.m. in the area of Butternut Drive and N River Avenue in Holland Township,

We're told the woman was walking in the area when a man came out of a wooded area and grabbed her shoulder.

Deputies say the woman screamed and the suspect took off. A K9 track was attempted but not successful.

The suspect is described as a white male, 6 foot tall wearing gray sweat pants and gray sweat shirt.

Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact the Sheriff's Office or Silent Observer.