On Sunday June 4th, 2017 at approximately 1:00 am, officers were dispatched to the area of 2nd Madison Street on a report of an assault. The officers arrived and found a 38 year old female victim who explained that she was walking home when she was approached and grabbed from behind by an unknown male. This male unsuccessfully attempted to assault the victim by grabbing her and touching her in an inappropriate manner.

The victim was able to fight off her attacker and call for help. The victim did not suffer any serious physical injury. The victim described the male as wearing all black clothing and last seen running west on 2nd Street. The male depicted in the photo is a person who was near the scene of the incident and can potentially provide valuable information to further this investigation along. If anyone can identify this individual please contact the Hoboken Police Department.

Also if you were in Hoboken on the time and date in question and in the vicinity of the crime scene and could also provide police with any further information to assist in this investigation please call us at 201-420-2100 or contact Det. Arturo Gonzalez at 201-420-2108. Det. Gonzalez can also be reached at his email address; gonzalezar@hobokenpd.org.
All information will be kept confidential.