Police release sketch of man accused of grabbing girl

Girl was walking home from school in the Portsmouth neighborhood

A sketch of a man accused of grabbing a girl in North Portland on September 30. (Portland Police)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Police have released a sketch of a man accused of grabbing an 11-year-old girl’s buttocks.

The girl was walking home from school in the Portsmouth neighborhood on September 30 when she says a man started following her. She was walking near North Houghton Street and Courtenay Avenue when he caught up to her, grabbed her buttocks and walked away.

The girl described the man as white, in his 20s, 5’8 tall, thin build, short black hair on one side of his head with long hair on the other side.

Police say there have been no similar reports in the neighborhood.