SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Police are investigating an alleged sexual assault on a 6-year-old girl near an Oakland elementary school on Friday.
Oakland police said the assault happened in the 900 block of East 28th Street near Bella Vista Elementary School.READ MORE: UPDATE: Atmospheric River Crashes Onshore; Flood Warning Issued For Napa, Sonoma Counties
At about 3:15 p.m. on Friday, a man lured the young girl away from the school and assaulted her, police said.
Following the assault the victim was able to return to her school and told an adult what had happened to her. The adult reported the assault to police.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his early 20s standing between 5 feet 6 inches and 5 feet 10 inches tall, with an average build and black hair, according to police.
Officers said the suspect was wearing a blue and black jacket with black shorts at the time of the assault.