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San Jose PD Needs Help Identifying An Assault Suspect Who Coughed On A Baby
Filed under Press Release, on 6/22/2020 4:40:00 PM by Author: Sergeant Enrique Garcia #2936.

TYPE OF CRIME: Assault CASE NUMBER: 20-164-0617
LOCATION: Yogurtland, 5638 Cottle Road, San Jose

VICTIM: Withheld AGE:
SUSPECT: See description below AGE:

San Jose, Calif. - The San Jose Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying an assault suspect shown in the linked photo and video.

On Friday, June 12, 2020, at about 5:25 PM, an assault occurred at Yogurtland, located at 5638 Cottle Road in San Jose. The unknown adult female suspect was standing in line inside the business, in front of an adult female and her 1 year-old child who was in a stroller.

The preliminary investigation revealed the suspect was upset the female was not maintaining proper social distancing, so the suspect removed her face mask, got close to the baby’s face, and coughed 2-3 times. The suspect left the scene and has not been identified or apprehended.

The suspect is described as a white female in her 60s, medium build, wearing a gray bandana, glasses, long sleeve shirt with gray vertical lines, white dress pants, and patterned tennis shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Dan Bowman of the San Jose Police Department's Assaults Unit at 408-277-4161.

Persons wishing to remain anonymous may either call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line, (408) 947-STOP (7867), or click the "Submit a Tip" link below. Persons providing information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect may be eligible for a cash reward from the Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers.


Suspect Photograph


Surveillance Video



BY: Sgt. Enrique Garcia #2936 AUTHORIZED BY: Lt. Todd Trayer #3301
DATE: 06/22/2020 TIME: 4:40 PM DATE: 06/22/2020 TIME: 4:40 PM


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