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Man attacks female jogger in Thousand Oaks

November 20, 2009 12:38:59 AM PST
Police in Thousand Oaks need the public's help finding a man who attacked a female jogger, and they say the suspect looks a lot like a man who has been exposing himself to other joggers in the area.Police are not saying it is the same man yet, but there is concern that it is the same man who is just becoming more aggressive.

Police said a woman was jogging in the area of Northwood Parkway and Mabrey Court on Nov. 6 at 8:25 p.m. when a man pushed the victim from behind, causing her to fall into a bushy area.

The victim was able to kick the suspect and get away, and the suspect fled in an unknown direction.

The suspect was described as a white male, between the ages of 30 and 35, about 6 feet to 6 feet 2 inches tall, 180 pounds, short dark hair, wearing dark clothing and sunglasses.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.