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Mt. Pleasant police searching for assault suspect

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC -

Mount Pleasant police are searching for a man who attempted to assault a woman Friday morning .

Police say the alleged assault happened near the entrance of Etiwan Pointe around 9:00 a.m.

The victim told police the suspect approached her from behind and attempted to pull down her skort. She fought off the suspect by kicking him.

The suspect is described as a white or Hispanic male, wearing black low top shoes, a plain gray t-shirt, gray long shorts with blue gloves on his hands and a bandage covering his face.

Police say the suspect is about 5'9" tall with a stocky build and broad shoulders.

If anyone knows any information, they are asked to call the Mount Pleasant Police department at 884-4176.

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