CASTRO VALLEY (CBS SF) — Authorities are searching for a suspect in an attempted rape in Castro Valley earlier this month.

The man allegedly attacked and attempted to rape a woman in the area of Castro Valley Boulevard and Mattox Road about 1:15 a.m. on Aug. 12, the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office said on social media.

Rape Suspect Surveillance Photo

Surveillance photos of a suspect in an attempted rape in Castro Valley. (Alameda County Sheriff’s Office) click image to enlarge

The suspect fled on foot from sheriff’s deputies after the assault, the sheriff’s office said.

Surveillance photos of the suspect were posted on the sheriff’s Facebook page.

Anyone with information on the suspect’s identity is asked to call (510) 667-7721. Callers can remain anonymous.

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