A woman was in the park when she was approached by a suspect who engaged her in conversation, says APD. The suspect took control of her cell phone and assaulted her when she attempted to get it back.
The suspect is described as:
- Asian male, mid 20s, East Asian accent
- Approximately 5'10," lanky build, narrow face, brown hair with tight curls
- Wearing a puffy jacket with the hood up and an N95 mask
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the APD Robbery tip line at (512) 974-5092, Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS or use the new Crime Stoppers App. You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, for free on iPhone and Android.