Police release sketch of man suspected of assaulting boys in a Prairie Village park

Prairie Village police on Monday released a composite drawing of a man who assaulted two 12-year-old boys at a park on Saturday.

The man approached the two boys at the pavilion at Harmon Park, sat between them and started a conversation, police said. Then he offered them tobacco and a ride, which they refused, and then he groped them. They ran away and told their parents.

Police described him as between 30 and 35 years old, six feet tall and 180 pounds, with a pale complexion and light brown hair with some gray on the sides.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Prairie Village police at 913-642-6868 or the Tips hotline at 816-474-8477.