Police in Delaware warned of a man who grabbed a woman jogging in a park across the road from the University of Delaware.
The man stood near a trail in Rittenhouse Park in Newark around 8 a.m. Tuesday, said Newark Police. As the jogger ran by, the man grabbed her and wouldn’t let go.
The woman, identified as a UDel graduate student, eventually broke free and fled the park uninjured. When she got home she called police who responded to the park.
Breaking news and the stories that matter to your neighborhood.
Despite a search that included a K-9 team, investigators couldn’t find the suspect, which they described as a man around 30 years old with dark hair and a dark bushy beard who wore a red and white plaid shirt and khakis and carried a blue bag at the time of the attack.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. James Skinner at 302-366-7100 ext. 3135 or by email.