A female was assaulted on June 25th in the parking lot of a Kingsgate apartment complex while walking home from work. The assault took place in the 14500 block of 124th Ave NE just after 11:00 pm. The victim reported seeing an unknown male following her as she walked home. The victim attempted to walk faster but was then grabbed around the neck by the male. The male began to strangle the victim and she struggled to get away from him. The Kirkland Police were called and a K-9 track was conducted but did not locate the male.
The description of the suspect is a white male in his 20’s, with short sandy-brown hair. The male was wearing a red hoody sweatshirt and khaki pants. He is between 5’9” and 6’0” tall with a thin build. An artist rendering of the suspect is attached below. Anyone with information related to the case is asked to contact the Kirkland Police Department Tip Line at 425-587-3515.