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Knife-wielding attempted rape suspect wanted

April 11, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A man, armed with a knife, attacked a 22-year-old woman in Pasadena, and police need the public's help to hunt him down.Investigators say the man approached the woman Friday night as she was walking westbound on Del Mar Boulevard between Michigan and Wilson avenues.

When the suspect pulled out a knife, the woman yelled for help and was able to escape.

Police say the suspect is a Hispanic man with black hair, about 5 feet 6 inches tall, and weighs about 180 pounds. He was wearing a blue shirt and a white cap.

If you have any information on the attempted rape, call Pasadena police at (626) 744-4241.