BLUFFTON, S.C. – Deputies are trying to find a man who attacked and sexually assaulted a juvenile female as she walked home Sunday night.
It happened around 8:00pm on Simmonsville Road in the Avalon Shores area. Investigators say the victim was walking to her home when the attacker walked up behind her and knocked her to the ground.
The victim told investigators that she lost consciousness after she was knocked down. Whens she awoke, the man was on top of her, groping and kissing her.
She was able to break away and run home to call 911. She was transported to the hospital for minor injuries and a forensic exam.
The subject was described as African American male approximately 30 years old, 6’02” tall with a heavy build and receding hairline. The victim advised the subject was wearing a purple shirt and blue jeans and had an accent she believed could be Jamaican.
Anyone with information is urged to call Lance Corporal Chin at 843-255-3515 or