Knife-wielding attempted rape suspect wanted

PASADENA, Calif. 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.

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