Man grabs woman’s chest, steals her backpack before leaving on bike

08/16/2014 1:06 PM

08/16/2014 1:06 PM

A 27-year-old woman reported being grabbed by a man Saturday morning in downtown Wichita before he took her backpack and sped away on a bike, police say.

The woman said the man, who was roughly 60 years old, grabbed her chest and tried to kiss her at about 6:15 a.m. at 601 E. Douglas. He then took her green backpack, she told police.

Officers checked the area but were not able to locate the man, said Sgt. John Hoofer.

Reach Kelsey Ryan at 316-269-6752 or kryan@wichitaeagle.com. Follow her on Twitter: @kelsey_ryan.

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