14-yr-old girl assaulted while walking to bus stop

 On 3/28/12, officers contacted a Middle School Counselor who stated that the victim/student reported that she had been assaulted by a man, while walking to her bus stop  in the 9800 block of 62nd Ave South this morning at 7:00 a.m.

The victim stated that the suspect grabbed (upper shoulders area) her from behind and she screamed for him to let her go.  The victim continued to struggle and scream until a truck backed out of a nearby driveway.  The suspect then let go and fled eastbound on S. Ryan St.  The 14-year-old victim was not injured.  Officers conducted an area check with negative results.  

The suspect is described as a black male, 18-21 years-old, 5’09, 145 lbs., slim build, short black hair, dark complexion.  The suspect had a cloth covering his face below the eyes and wore black cloth gloves.