Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a possible active serial sexual predator.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, Hemet-San Jacinto divisions are investigating a series of sexual assaults that have occurred within the last five months in the city of San Jacinto.
Investigators have received multiple reports of a Hispanic Male in his early 30’s approaching and sexually assaulting victims along a walking path.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department Civic Alert stated, “in each of the incidents, the victim was walking on a walk path that travels east and west on Esplanade Avenue between Villines and Arroyo Viejo in the City of San Jacinto”.
According to witness reports the suspect after each of the assaults was seen running into the neighborhood south of Esplanade.
The suspect has been described as a Hispanic male adult, in his early 30’s, about 5’8”, heavy set, with facial hair and wearing a grey and black sweatshirt with grey pants.
All the alleged victims were sexually assaulted while on their morning walks. The release does not mention the nature of any of the assaults.
A composite sketch was done of the male and the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the publics assistance in identifying this person.
If you think you recognize the individual in the composite sketch or have any other information, please contact your local Sheriff’s Station.
The Hemet Sheriff’s Station can be reached at (951) 791-3400 and the San Jacinto Sheriff’s Station can be reached at (951) 766-2400.