Olympia police have released an artist's rendering of a man who attempted to sexually assault a 14-year-old girl Jan. 14.
The girl reported that she was walking home from Olympia High School in the 3800 block of Henderson Boulevard at 7:15 p.m. when she was attacked. She said the man dragged her a short distance off the sidewalk and into some bushes, where he attempted to sexually assault her. The girl said she was able to break free and run to safety. She was treated at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia for minor injuries.
The suspect is described as a white male, in his mid-30s to early 40s, about 6 feet, with a slender build. He last was seen wearing dark sweatpants, a light-colored shirt and a stocking cap.
Anyone with information is asked to call Olympia Police Detective Brenda Anderson at 360-753-8413 or Crime Stoppers at 360-493-2222.