La Mesa PD: Student Harassed While Walking to Grossmont High School
Originally published via Facebook by the La Mesa Police Department:
“The La Mesa Police Department is investigating an incident of verbal harassment that occurred this morning at approximately 7:10AM. The victim, a 16-year-old female Grossmont High School student, was verbally harassed by an adult male suspect while walking from the Amaya Trolley Station towards the school.
The student arrived safely at the school and immediately reported the incident to school staff. A crime report regarding the incident has been taken and the investigation is continuing.
The suspect is described as a Black male adult, approximately 35-40 years old, medium to heavy build, with a full goatee, wearing a gray beanie style hat, black shirt, and black pants. The suspect was on foot and no vehicle was observed.
At this time, it appears as though this was an isolated incident. The La Mesa Police Department will be providing extra patrols in the area as investigators work to identify the suspect.
If anyone has information related to this incident, or would like to report an additional crime, they are asked to call the La Mesa Police Department at 619-667-1400 or the Crime Stoppers’ anonymous toll-free tip line (888) 580- TIPS (or www.sdcrimestoppers.com).”