Newark Police are investigating an offensive touching incident that involved a UD student Thursday night around 9pm. A 19 year old female student was walking on Haines Street talking on her phone when a man tackled her to the ground and began punching her in the head. The suspect then got up and got into a vehicle on Continental Avenue and left. The suspect is black, 20 to 30 years old and about 6’ 1” and wore a grey hoodie with the hood over his head. The vehicle a small 4-door SUV, possibly maroon. Anyone with information – call Crime Stoppers.
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