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Kalispell police seek information in reported sexual assaults

Published On: May 24 2013 05:06:21 PM MDT   Updated On: May 24 2013 05:10:37 PM MDT
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The following is a press release from the Kalispell Police Department:

The Kalispell Police Department is looking for a suspect involved in three sexual assaults. The incidents occurred on May 16th, May 23rd and May 24th.

The victims targeted are high school female students. The incidents on May 23rd and 24th involved the same victim. The incidents are believed to be linked to the same suspect based on descriptions and locations given by the victims. It was reported that a male physically assaulted each victim and threatened to cause them further harm. The victims were able to escape each encounter without physical injury and there was no report of a weapon used.

The descriptions given is that of a 18-24 y/o white male, 6' to 6'2" tall, thin build, short (almost shaved) blond hair and facial hair only under chin and on the neck. The male was last seen wearing a gray zippered hoodie and blue plaid-type shorts with tennis shoes.

The incidents occurred between South Main Street and Flathead High School. The Kalispell Police Department has increased patrols in this area. If you have any information regarding these cases please contact School Resource Officer Cory Clarke at 751-3476. If you observe someone who looks similar to the description given, please do not attempt contact with that person. Please contact the Kalispell Police Department at 758-7780 for assistance or 911 if a possible crime is being committed.

For further questions please contact Captain Tim Falkner at 758-7788 or School Resource Officer Cory Clarke at 751-3476.