SAVANNAH, GA (August 9, 2015) –Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are investigating an attempted sexual assault on Barnard St. near Hull St.

At approximately 3:50 a.m. Saturday, a female was walking south on Barnard St. when a white male approached her from her side and jumped on her. The female struggled with the individual, kicked and struck him several times before getting away. The female went to a convenience store on Drayton St. and called police. The male was last seeing running north on Barnard St.

Anyone with information on this case should call CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward. A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.