DAVIS (CBS13) — A Sacramento man was arrested Monday in connection to an attempted sexual assault that took place in Davis earlier this month.
The Davis Police Department said 36-year-old Jose Trinidad Perez Meza was identified as the suspect in the attempted assault.READ MORE: Amber Alert: Children Abducted By Father In Riverside County, Possibly Near Modesto Sacramento Police Say Thieves Target Women Along Stockton Boulevard In Broad Daylight
On Aug. 3 a woman said she was walking on a south Davis greenbelt when she was approached by the suspect. He reportedly dragged her to the ground and took her phone while threatening to shoot her. Police say the suspect tried to sexually assault the victim but she was able to negotiate with him and he stopped the attack. The victim was not injured.
Perez Meza was located at his Sacramento residence in Teekay Way, where officers also served a search warrant. Investigators believe there may be other victims and are asking anyone with information to call the department at (530) 747-5400.MORE NEWS: 2 Now-Former Stockton Police Officers Charged In Beating During Arrest Of Teen