Police search for St. Patrick's Day assault suspect

Police search for St. Patrick's Day assault suspect

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Cleveland Police are searching for a suspect wanted for felonious assault that occurred on St. Patrick's Day.

According to police, a 61-year-old male was assaulted on March 17 near the 600 block of Prospect Avenue. The victim told police he was walking in the area with his 23-year-old daughter when a male bumped into the woman. The victim stepped between his daughter and the man that bumped her.

The suspect then asked the father and daughter, "What's the problem?" He then allegedly punched the victim and ran from the area.

Police are looking for the suspect in the video below:

The victim reportedly struck his head on the concrete.

If anyone has information regarding this assault, please contact the Cleveland Police Department.

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