Video shows man wanted for exposing himself, assaulting woman in Akron

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AKRON, Ohio– The Akron Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying the man they say assaulted a woman.

It happened on June 3 at about 5:45 a.m. in the area of Allyn and East Exchange streets. That’s right by the campus of the University of Akron.

Police said a man exposed himself to the victim and grabbed her shoulders as she tried to run away. The department released video on Monday showing the suspect walking down the street days later.

The man is wanted for public indecency and assault. Anyone with information should call Detective Hill at 330-972-2455. If you see him, immediately call 911 and no not attempt to approach him.