Surprise Police seek public assistance to identify assault suspect
Surprise, AZ (July 7, 2016) Shortly after 10:30 pm, on June 13, 2016, the Surprise Police responded to the “Fry’s Food and Drug Store”, located in the 15200 block of North Cotton Lane in reference to a possible assault.
Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim. The victim stated a female suspect approached her near the front entrance of the business and began yelling at her about failing to use a turn signal in the parking lot.
During the confrontation, the suspect reached out and grabbed the victim by the neck. After a young adult male, who appeared to be travelling with the suspect, pulled the suspect away from the victim, the victim quickly entered the store and called the police.
The suspect was described as a white female, approximately 40-50 years of age, with short dark hair. The suspect was wearing a black shirt, black pants, and white tennis shoes at the time of the incident. Additionally, the suspect was last seen driving away from the store in a light colored Kia Soul (unknown license plate).
Anyone with information leading to the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Detective Baldwin with the Surprise Police Department at 623.222.TIPS (8477). Tips can also be emailed to email@example.com.
When calling; please reference INC# 160603329.