Las Vegas police asked for the public’s help Monday in finding a man they believe is involved in a series of open and gross lewdness cases in the southeast valley and Henderson throughout January.
The man is being sought in a series of incidents involving young women who reported being groped in the area of Eastern and Karen Avenues, Las Vegas police said. Henderson police received a report of a similar incident near the area of Sunset Road and Mountain Vista Street.
The man is described as being 20 to 30 years old, from 5 feet 7 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall and with short hair or a shaved head. Witnesses in some incidents said the man wore sunglasses and a blue jacket with a wide black stripe across the chest.
Police continue to investigate the cases.
Anyone with information about these crimes can call Las Vegas police Sexual Assault Section at (702) 828-3421. To remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555, or visit www.crimestoppersofnv.com.
Contact reporter Maria Agreda at firstname.lastname@example.org and (702)383-0391