Pleasant Grove residents warned about unknown man assaulting women

November 11, 2018

The Pleasant Grove Police Department issued a warning to city residents to watch for a man who reportedly harassed several woman in the Garden Drive area in the past few days.

According to a social media post from the department, the male suspect has accosted four separate women. One woman reported the man had groped her. Another woman told police he pulled down her pants while she stood on the porch of her house. Other reports say the man inappropriately exposed himself.

The man was wearing a gray or red hoodie or jacket. No vehicle or license plate number was obtained, police reported.

“We recommend traveling in groups whenever possible and don’t allow your electronic devices or anything else distract you when walking to or from your vehicle. Lock your vehicles and homes,” the social media post stated.

The investigation is still ongoing. Police officers ask residents to be aware of their surroundings and report suspicious activity to police dispatch at 801-785-3506.

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