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YPD looking for sexual assault suspect

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YAKIMA, Wash. -- Police need your help in looking for a young white male who is accused of assaulting young women in Yakima.

Over the past several weeks, police have received reports of the suspect touching the female victims in their private areas before leaving the scene on foot. He is described as thin build and medium height, and in his late teens to early 20's.

Police say the assaults have taken place in the Central and North Central areas of Yakima.

Anyone with information regarding this case or any unreported instances, is asked to contact Detective Oja with the Yakima Police Department at 575-6200.