'Hipster' sought in string of assaults on women
The victims of these attempted assaults have described the man as a "hipster," and have provided details which lent to police sketch. There is also grainy surveillance footage, which appears to show who police believe to be the culprit in this string of assaults.
Police in Seattle want women in the area to be aware of their surroundings while out walking, as these assaults have taken place in open areas. Both incidents were stopped by passerby. This brash and brazen behavior indicates that the "hipster" attacker is emboldened enough to attack at any time. Authorities are encouraging women to take self defense classes.
If you recognize the person seen in the above sketch, please do not hesitate to get in touch with authorities. Any information could bring a sexual predator to justice and prevent future victims.