Police Searching For Man Who Groped UCLA Student Near Campus

WESTWOOD (CBSLA.com) — UCLA police are looking for a suspect who assaulted a female student near the campus over the weekend.

Around 9 p.m. Sunday, a man grabbed the woman from behind and groped her while she was walking in front of Hotel Palomar, police said.

The victim told authorities that the man ran toward a newer-model, silver sedan and drove away.

The suspect was described as 30-something, 5 feet 10 inches to 5 feet 11 inches tall, of average build, with dirty blond or brown spiked hair.

Anyone with information about the suspect was asked to call UCLA police at (310) 825-1491.

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