Sheriff’s officials say the attack happened around 9 p.m. on Saturday Feb. 12 at the Green Line’s Hawthorne station. Investigators say the suspect cornered the teenage victim in the stair well, drove her to a condominium and sexually assaulted her.
The attacker is described as 300 pounds, has a tattoo reading “Lil’ Big Mo,” and drives a red 1990s four-door compact littered with trash.
Authorities are asking for the public’s help. Tips can be given to the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department Special Victims Bureau, 1(877) 710-5273 or Crimestoppers at 1(800) 222-TIPS.