SAN DIEGO (CNS) - San Diego police Wednesday were on the lookout for a man who abducted a woman at a City Heights bus stop, then drove her to a secluded spot and sexually assaulted her.
The assailant confronted the 35-year-old victim in the 3600 block of University Avenue about 4:30 a.m. Tuesday, according to San Diego police.
After making a failed attempt to rob the woman, the man forced her into a vehicle parked in a nearby alley, drove her to another location and assaulted her before letting her go, police said.
The victim described her attacker as Hispanic, in his mid-30s, heavyset and roughly 6 feet tall, driving a light-colored SUV, possibly a Jeep Cherokee.
Thanksgiving could see record-setting heat in San Diego County, according to forecasters, who also reported the smashing of temperature records across the county on Wednesday.
A charity run, meals for the needy, a long-running music festival and holiday shopping are on tap for Thursday's Thanksgiving Day in San Diego.
Your living room often becomes your work space if you work from home. If you have kids, the house can be even more chaotic. Well now, more women are able to take 10-15 steps out of their home and into their "she shed."
Around 60,000 passengers are expected to pass through San Diego's Lindbergh Field daily during the upcoming holiday weekend.
Thanksgiving meals were provided to the needy around San Diego County Wednesday, one day ahead of the holiday.
A pedestrian was killed Wednesday night in a hit-and-run crash in the Mountain View section of San Diego and police detained the driver, who fled the scene on foot after the vehicle struck a house.
U.S. and Japanese ships and aircraft were searching in the Philippine Sea on Thursday for three sailors missing since a U.S. Navy aircraft crashed a day earlier.
A decomposing body found inside a 55-gallon barrel that was floating in the San Diego Bay last month has been identified.
The always-heated topic of whether to begin holiday shopping on Thanksgiving Day will be raised again Thursday, as many chain stores will open their doors around San Diego one day before the so-called "Black Friday."