COEUR d’ALENE--Police in Coeur d’Alene are looking for a suspect in an attempted rape earlier this month.
A woman told police that on Jan. 11th a man grabbed her near Hubbard Avenue and College Drive, and then dragged her down to the ground. The woman says the man was trying to sexually assault her but she was able to fight him off. The man then ran when a car drove by.
The suspect is described as a 35-40 year old white male, approximately 5’9”, with an average build. He has blonde/reddish facial hair and was wearing a brown jacket, grey beanie and boots. Investigators are combing through nearby neighborhoods looking for transients and others who may fit the description.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Coeur d’Alene Police Department.