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Napa Police reported an assault on a woman Friday night in north Napa and is seeking witnesses to the incident.

At about 6 p.m., a woman was jogging in Trancas Crossing Park when a man jumped out of bushes and grabbed her, but the woman was able to break free and escape, the department said in a news release.

Police identified the suspect as 5 feet, 9 or 10 inches tall, with a slim build, and possibly either white or Latino. He was wearing a long-sleeved black shirt or sweatshirt with blue jeans and tennis shoes, police said.

The jogger remembers seeing several other people at the park prior to the attack, and those people may be witnesses, according to Napa Police.

Among the reported possible witnesses was an older couple walking on a path near the incident site. In addition, a silver, midsize late-model pickup truck was parked next to a Smart car in a disabled parking space at a roundabout inside the park, according to the police statement.

Anyone with information on the attack, or who may have seen people matching the descriptions shared with police, is asked to call investigations Cpl. Pete Piersig at 707-257-9514.

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City of Napa/Town of Yountville Reporter

Howard Yune covers the city of Napa and the town of Yountville. He has been a reporter and photographer for the Register since 2011, and previously wrote for the Marysville Appeal-Democrat, Anaheim Bulletin and Coos Bay (Oregon) World.