Police have released a sketch of a man who attacked and injured a young woman in Little Cottonwood Canyon, and they’re asking for help from anyone who recognizes the man in the drawing.
According to Unified Police, the victim was hiking the Quarry Trail on the evening of Wednesday, April 29, when she was “approached from behind, hit with a stick and strangled.” She yelled for help, attracting the attention of other hikers. The suspect fled.
He is described as white, early 20s, about 6 feet tall, skinny, with long, light brown hair.
Anyone with information about the man is asked to call UPD at 801-743-7000. The case number is 20-45161.