Similar Descriptions Of Attacker Have Hamilton Police On Lookout

Two women were attacked this morning and police believe it is the same man.

The two victims told police that a black male approximately 6' tall and weighing 260 lbs. in his late 20's attempted to abduct the women in two seperate incidents.

The first attempt was at 6:30 this morning when the man tried to grab a 15-year-old in an alley at 9th and Dayton Streets.  The girl was grabbed by the arm and struck in the face as she was walking to her bus stop.  She was able to free herself and run for her bus stop as the suspect ran the other way.

The second incident happened near Dayton Street again as a 22-year-old woman was walking and was grabbed by the arm and the waist.  The woman broke free from the suspect and ran away.

Police are looking for:

  • Black male in his late 20's
  • 6' tall and 260 lbs.
  • Wearing a black bubble coat and dark sweatpants
  • Both attacks occured around Mill, Dayton and 9th Streets

If you have information leading about these abductions, call the Hamilton Police at 868-5811 ex. 2007.

Report by: Cliff Jenkins