FONTANA (CBSLA.com) — Police have identified and detained a person of interest wanted for questioning in an attempted sexual battery in North Fontana.
Authorities said a 16-year-old girl was jogging on Bridlepath Drive near Foxborough Drive around 11:55 a.m. Tuesday when a man reportedly pulled his vehicle over to the curb, got out of his car and approached her.READ MORE: Los Angeles Clippers Hold Off Lakers, 119-115
He grabbed the teen’s arm, began pulling her toward his vehicle while reportedly saying “Let’s do it!” Police said the man also attempted to grope the teen.READ MORE: Gaudreau, Tkachuk Lead Flames Over Ducks In Shootout
The girl fought back and pulled away from the man. The alleged victim helped police develop a composite sketch of the suspect.
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On Saturday, police said the unidentified man was released while their investigation continues.