Police release video of serial buttock-slasher preying on women shoppers
Police desperate to catch a serial buttock slasher have released a new video of the suspect. Police in Fairfax County have appealed for witnesses after a string of brazen attacks on young women out shopping. And in a separate development, a sixth A sixth victim has come forward after what she thought was a cut from a clothes hangar turned out to be a slash from a box cutter. The suspect, described as a heavy-set Hispanic man in his late 20s, distracts women before slashing them across the bottom with a box-cutter or razor. In the most recent attack, an 18-year-old woman was slashed through a pair of denim shorts as she browsed for clothes at a Forever 21 outlet in Fair Oaks Mall on Monday evening. She told police she noticed several clothes falling from a rack behind her, saw a man bend to pick them up, then felt a ‘sharp pain’ in her rear. The victim believed it was just a coat hanger that hit hear behind, until she realised her denim shorts had been sliced and her bottom was cut and bleeding. According to police, there have been at least six similar attacks in the county since February, all targeting women in their late teens or early 20s.