Fayetteville Police Searching For Sexual Assault Suspect

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FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – The Fayetteville Police Department is looking for a sexual assault suspect, according to a news release.

The suspect pictured below is being sought for questioning in a sexual assault case involving a minor, police said. The incident happened on March 6.

The suspect in this case is accused of inappropriately touching an 11-year-old girl on the posterior at a community event in the south part of Fayetteville, police said.

According to the release, the suspect is an older white man in his 50s with thinning gray hair. The suspect was also described as wearing a red hoodie, large-rimmed glasses and missing front teeth, police said.

If anyone has information on the suspect’s identity, they are encouraged to call 479-587-3555 or the crimestoppers tip line at 790-TIPS.