Student assaulted inside college restroom

Napa Valley College police are seeking a suspect who allegedly sexually assaulted a female student inside a women’s bathroom on campus Monday, police announced Wednesday.

Around 2 p.m., the victim entered the women’s restroom in the school’s 1800 building, police said.

The victim told police a man confronted her inside the restroom and sexually assaulted her. The suspect then fled in an unknown direction, according to police.

Police learned of the incident on Wednesday, after speaking with the victim, police said.

Police described the suspect as a white man, about 6 feet tall, with short wavy brown hair, with blue or light-colored eyes. The suspect also may have been wearing jeans and carrying a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt, police said.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call (707) 256-7770. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call (800) 450-9543.