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West Sacramento police seek help identifying suspect in assault

West Sacramento assault suspect
West Sacramento assault suspect Surveillance photo provided by West Sacramento Police Department

West Sacramento police are asking the public’s help in identifying a man sought in connection with an Aug. 6 assault at a Walmart store in the city.

Police said the incident occurred about 7:40 p.m.

On Thursday, police released surveillance photos of the suspect, who is described as white, 20 to 30 years old, 5 feet 8 inches tall, with brown hair and a large tattoo on the back of his right hand. He reportedly left the area in a gray, late-1990s four-door Ford Escort.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call Detective Eric Palmer at 916-617-4935.