Peoria Police need your help finding a suspect in what they call an attempted sexual assault early Tuesday. Police say two young girls were on their way to school near Spitznagle and Rock Island when the suspect came up from behind and grabbed them and tried to drag them into an alley. The girls were able to fight off the suspect who fled on foot. He is described as African American male, dark complected, in his 20's , his hair was in braids. He was wearing a white T shirt, blue jean shorts and black shoes. If you have any information, call Peoria Police at 673-4521 or CrimeStoppers at 673-9000.
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