Police: Suspect remains at-large as forcible touching investigation unfolds in Ithaca

The Ithaca Police Department is investigating two incidents of forcible touching – but the suspect remains at large.

The IPD is asking for the public’s help identifying a white male who is likely in his mid-20s, with a prominent jaw line, short blonde hair, and a slender build. At the time of the incidents the male was said to be wearing a grey t-shirt.

Police say that around 2 a.m. IPD responded to a reported forcible touching incident that was reported around the 200 block of Stewart Avenue. During the initial phase of the investigation – officers learned that the suspect had forcibly touched two victims.

After the incident – the suspect fled the scene.

The investigation remains active – and anyone with information is urged to call (607) 272-3245 or email policeinfo@cityofithaca.org.

Witnesses or other individuals providing information can remain anonymous.

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