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Police searching for Thousand Oaks sexual assault suspect

Thousand Oaks police are searching for a man that sexually assaulted a woman while driving her vehicle.

March 11, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
Thousand Oaks police are searching for a man that sexually assaulted a woman while driving her vehicle.

Police said on Feb. 15, a female victim was stopped by an adult male who asked for her business card on Cascade Avenue and Great Smokey Court.

When the victim stopped her car at the curb, the suspect jumped into the vehicle and sexually assaulted her. While fighting with the suspect, a nearby witness screamed, causing the suspect to flee in a vehicle.

The suspect is described as a male Caucasian or light skinned Hispanic, 43 to 47-years-old, around 6 feet tall, 160 to 185 pounds, with a receding hairline.

He was last seen driving a tan or light colored sport utility vehicle similar to a Jeep Cherokee.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 805-494-TALK. Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest for this crime.