VIDEO: Man wanted for indecent assault on SEPTA bus

If you recognize the suspect, you are asked to call police at 215-685-3251 or the anonymous tipline at 215-686-8477.

Police are looking for a man who indecently assaulted a woman on a SEPTA bus, then followed her and pulled her into an alley before she escaped.

Authorities said the incident happened Oct. 24 at 12 p.m. on the Route K bus. The complainant, a 19-year-old woman, reported that the man got on the bus and sat next to her and indecently assaulted her. When she got off the bus at Greene Street and Chelten Avenue in Germantown, the suspect reportedly followed her to the 5500 block of Greene Street where he pulled her into an alley. The woman broke free and the suspect fled in an unknown direction.

The suspect is described as a black male, dark complected, heavy set, last seen wearing a multicolored striped sweater with a dark colored shirt underneath, dark colored pants and dark colored shoes.

Anyone with information regarding the suspect or the incident is asked to call police at 215-685-3251 or the anonymous tipline at 215-686-8477. You can also text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.


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