Police Release Sketch of Suspect in Attempted UNR Attack

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RENO, NV - Reno police have released a sketch using a witness description of the man wanted for an apparent sexual assault attempt Wednesday night near UNR.

Police say a man knocked on a woman's door around 6PM in the 1400 block of North Virginia Street and asked to use her phone.
She let him in, and he pulled a knife and told her to disrobe.

She fought him off and he ran, but not before she got received a cut on her hand.

Police say the man is Asian, around 5'3" to 5' 4" with an athletic build, wearing blue jeans and a long sleeved blue checkered/collared shirt. He has short dark hair and a rectangular shaped tattoo on his right wrist.

If you have any information that can help Reno police with this case, please call them or Secret Witness at 322-4900.