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Man in Wetsuit Sexually Assaults Santa Monica College Student
Authorities in Santa Monica are searching for a suspect who attacked a Santa Monica College student Thursday night. The attacker, a white male in his late 20s, was clad in what the victim said was a black wetsuit that covered him from neck to ankles.
The assault took place at around 10 p.m. in the 1300 block of Pearl Street, near the SMC campus. "The attacker struck the woman, knocked her to the ground and held her there while he assaulted her, according to police," reports the Santa Monica Daily Press.
The suspect is described as being between 5 feet 8 inches and 5 feet 10 inches tall, 140 to 150 pounds, and having short, curly blonde hair.
Local residents say they are surprised that an attack like Thursday night's took place in their safe neighborhood.
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.