sexual assault suspect was arrested Wednesday morning by the East Bay Regional
Park District police following at least one assault on Iron Horse Trail in or
near Walnut Creek, police said.
suspect’s name has not been released by police, but police said a series of
assaults have occurred on a part of the trail near the intersection of Jones
Road and Treat Boulevard between March and June and from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
victims were female joggers who were taking part in recreation on the trail
when they were grabbed by an assailant, according to police.
suspect arrested Wednesday turned himself in to police after a warrant was
issued for his arrest. He was taken to jail in Contra Costa County. Police
continue to investigate the batteries.