Following an assault in West Ghent on 8/30/2009, the Norfolk Police have issued an advisory in regards to several women who have been harassed and accosted in the area recently.
The Norfolk Police Department has advised Old Dominion University and neighborhoods surrounding Hampton Boulevard that several women have been harassed and accosted along the thoroughfare from the area around the Norfolk Yacht and Country Club to the Midtown Tunnel.
Norfolk Police ask that residents report any male matching the description walking or driving in the area by calling 911.
White male with a dark complexion and light hair, aged 20-30 years, about 5’ 6” – 5’ 8” tall and weighing approximately 160 pounds. His appearance is disheveled and he may be homeless.
The West Ghent Civic League has also issued an alert on their website.
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