Hub City sexual assault suspect sought

Hub City sexual assault suspect sought

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police are asking for the public's help in locating a suspect wanted in connection to an attempted sexual assault.

The alleged assault occurred on the Longleaf Trace, just off of West 4th street on Friday around 10 p.m.

According to Lt. Detective Branden McLemore with HPD, the victim escaped the attack with minor injuries, and there is video surveillance of the possible suspect.

If anyone has any information please contact Hattiesburg Metro Crime Stopper or Hattiesburg police at 601-582-STOP.