The CU Police Department is asking the public to help identify a man in an attempted sexual assault. The assault occurred between 11:15 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. on April 16th near Broadway and Pleasant Street in Boulder.

A female student told police that she was attacked near the Broadway bike path while walking home from a party. The victim said the man approached her from behind, pushed her to the ground, placed a pair of scissors to her throat and began to remove her clothing. The female struck the man in the face and was able to flee the scene.


  • a white male
  • 5’6”
  • approximately 50 years old
  • a scruffy beard
  • crooked teeth
  • wearing dark colored athletic shorts and a white t-shirt.

Anyone with information is asked to call the CU-Boulder Police Department at 303-492-8168.