Posted: Apr 24, 2013 4:24 PM by Katy Harris - KXLF News
Updated: Apr 24, 2013 4:45 PM
BUTTE - Butte law enforcement is looking for a person that reportedly assaulted a young female near the Legion Oasis in Butte.
At around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday, the girl was reportedly punched in the side of the head by a suspect and knocked to the ground. She was able to punch the suspect in the face and kick him in retaliation.
The suspect left the area on foot. The victim then ran home and called the police.
The suspect is described as a white male, possibly in his late 40s. He could be around 6' to 6',3" tall and weighing around 225 pounds. His hair was cut into a buzz cut and a beard with some gray.
A faded tattoo on the left side of the neck was also seen. He was wearing a red baseball cap, black hoodie, blue jeans and Nike style tennis shoes.
If you have information, call crimestoppers at 782-7336. You can remain anonymous and could receive a cash reward.