Waikiki robbery suspect wanted by police

Man also wanted for attempt sexual assault

 UPDATED 3:06 PM HST Dec 04, 2012

CrimeStoppers and the Honolulu Police Department are seeking the public's assistance in locating a man who is wanted for Robbery in the First Degree, and Attempted Sexual Assault in the first Degree. 

At around 1:45 a.m. Tuesday, the victim was on the beach in Waikiki when she was shoved into the sand and held down by an unknown man.

The man took items from her pocket and attempted to remove her clothing.  The female struggled, yelled for help, and was assisted by two men in the area.  The suspect fled on foot in an unknown direction.

Police are seeking the witnesses who assisted the victim.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 955-8300, or *CRIME on your cellular phone.  Free cellular calls are provided by AT&T, Nextel Hawaii, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless Hawaii, Mobi PCS, and Hawaiian Telcom.  The public may now send anonymous text and web tips. Text "CS808" plus your message to 274637 or CRIMES.

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