A man broke into a home and inappropriately touched a sleeping boy early Wednesday morning, the Redlands Police Department said, and the department is asking for the public’s help in finding him.
Police said that the man was accused of breaking into an unlocked window in a house near East Colton Avenue and Church Street shortly after 3:00 a.m.
“Once inside the house, the man touched a sleeping 10-year-old boy in an inappropriate manner over his clothing,”In a press release, police stated that they were investigating the incident. “When the victim woke up, the intruder fled through the window.”
The man is described by police as having short dark hair.
“He was wearing a black jacket and a ‘hospital-style’ mask”At the time of the break in, police also added.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Steve Truong at 909-798-7643 or at [email protected]