Police Release Sketch of Man Who Allegedly Grabbed Girl in Princeton

Princeton composite sketch suspectA New Jersey State Police sketch expert has created a composite drawing of the suspect who allegedly grabbed an 11-year-old girl from behind on Moore Street Tuesday night just after 8 p.m.

The girl said the man grabbed her in a bear hug, and then fled after she screamed, pushed him away and was thrown to the ground. The incident happened south of Valley Road near Princeton High School.

Princeton Police describe the suspect as an Hispanic or Indian male, 5’4”, with a heavy build. He is about 40 or 50 years old, has short dark hair, was wearing long shorts or jeans, and a blue collared polo-type shirt.

If you can identify the man or have information about the case, call the Princeton Police Department at (609) 921-2100.