Bellevue police detectives need your help identifying and locating an assault suspect. The man is accused of an unprovoked attack near 120th Ave NE and NE 1st St just before 1:00 pm Thursday, August 25th. Video shows a 62-year-old Bellevue resident walking along the sidewalk when the suspect comes up from behind him and allegedly hits him repeatedly with an 18” metal tool. The suspect was wearing a black hoodie with some detailing, black camo pants and a facemask.
Detectives believe the suspect ran to a nearby business and fled the scene in a green Kia Soul.
The victim was transported to the hospital and is being treated for his injuries.
If you see someone or a car matching this description or recognize this person, please call 911 with the information.