Sources: Borough Police Investigating Sexual Assault of Minor with Behavioral Health Challenges
Imagine being a young female on your way to a local store and an unknown man grabs and fondles you while mumbling incoherently. Apparently this is what happened in the area of the Dollar General 610 Bristol Pike earlier this month.
Multiple sources confirmed to Lower Bucks Source early Friday an investigation is moving forward with a person of interest in the sights of Bristol Borough Police.
The alleged sexual assault which included the suspect grabbing the young girl in the genital region in an alleyway close to the Dollar General. Social media posts and comments about the reported attack say store employees have been cooperating with police providing detailed descriptions of the suspect.
Sources said late Thursday evening, the suspect has a lengthy criminal record and currently has active case filed by Bristol Township Police for stalking, reckless endangerment, unlawful restraint -serious bodily injury and a related offense.
Each source is “very concerned” for the health and welfare of girls and women walking around in the Bristol area.
A source with knowledge of the police inquiry said Detective William “Billy” Davis was assigned the case last week.
We’re just hoping an arrest is made soon, one source repeatedly said
“You can’t have an animal like that out there running free,” another said with rage in her voice. .
If you have any information about the alleged October 10 attack you can submit an anonymous tip to police by clicking here. Or you can call Call (215) 788-7813.
Chief of Police Joe Moors did not respond to requests for comment on this story.
At this time, Lower Bucks Source is withholding the name of the suspect to protect the integrity of the police investigation.