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Police arrest 19-year-old man for sexual assault, looking for more victims

Joyce Lupiani

LAJUAN COLE

Police arrest 19-year-old man for sexual assault, looking for more victims

CREATED Sep. 5, 2013

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police have arrested a 19-year-old man for a series of sex crimes and they are now looking for additional victims.

Police say that Lajuan Cole approached a woman on Spencer Street on Aug. 30. After asking for directions, he grabbed her breasts and pressed his body against her.

The woman fell to the ground and a struggle followed. She attempted to hold onto the man but he fled the scene.

During the investigation into the incident, police identified Cole as a suspect in additional incidents that happened on South Eastern Avenue.

Cole has been booked into the Clark County Detention Center on charges of robbery and 5 counts of open and gross lewdness. He is currently out on bail.

Anyone with information about Cole or similar crimes is asked to call the sexual assault section at 702-828-3421 or Crime Stoppers at 385-5555.

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