Police seek suspect in assault
The suspect confronted a 44-year-old Janesville man and tried to take the manís cell phone at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16. The assailant clobbered the victim in the back of the head with a 2-by-4 board. The victim was treated and released at Mercy Hospital in Janesville.
The victim provided a description from which police generated the composite sketch. The suspect also might be driving a brown 1999 Oldsmobile Alero GL with Wisconsin license plate number 742NCP.
Anyone with information about the crime or suspect is asked to call the Janesville Police Department at (608) 755-3100 or Janesville Area CrimeStoppers at (608) 756-3636.