Man wanted for attempted sexual assault in the Bronx

Police are looking for a man who attacked and attempted to sexually assault a woman in the Bronx.

Police are looking for a man who attacked and attempted to sexually assault a woman in the Bronx. (10/21/16)

BROOKLYN - Police are looking for a man who attacked and attempted to sexually assault a woman in the Bronx.

It happened on Oct. 18, on Watson Ave around 2 a.m. in the Soundview section of the Bronx. 

Police say the 29-year-old woman was walking home when a man came up and grabbed her.

They say the woman and the suspect fell to the ground as the woman began fighting back. 

The woman told police the suspect punched her in the face, then attempted to sexually assault her. 

Police say the woman kicked the suspect repeatedly until he ran away. 

He is described as being in his 20s, and was last seen wearing a gray jacket and blue jeans. 

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS. 

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