Northfield Police Release Video of Birch Grove Incident Suspect
Police in Northfield have intensified their search for the man wanted for attacking and attempting to sexually assault a woman on a Birch Grove Park trail.
After releasing the above sketch of the suspect earlier this week, police have now released this video of the suspect in the case.
Here's what police had to say about the incident earlier this month:
On Tuesday, 5/7/19, at approximately 4:30 pm, the Northfield Police Department responded to a call for assistance at Birch Grove Park, Northfield, NJ. Upon arrival officers met with a 28 year old female who had been jogging on the the trails. She reported passing by a white or Hispanic male who was approximately 5’11”, 25-35 years of age, thin build, round face, dark hair, slight mustache, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and gray sweat pants. As she jogged closer to the male he dropped his pants and masturbated while lunging at her and grabbing her shirt collar. The victim was able to push his hand away and flee the area.
If you can help police with an identification, you're urged to call the Northfield Police Departments Detective Bureau at 609-641-2832 extention 190.