WESTWOOD — UCLA police today identified a suspect in a sexual battery on campus and circulated the man’s photograph.
The crime occurred about 1:30 p.m. Friday, according to the UCLA Police Department.
Babak Rahimzadeh allegedly approached the victim near the third-floor restroom of the Public Affairs Building, asked for directions, then grabbed her and sexually battered her, police said.
Police circulated a photo of the 54-year-old suspect, described as being of Middle Eastern descent, 5 feet 8 inches tall and 185 pounds, with brown hair.
Anyone knowing his whereabouts was urged to call UCLA police at (310) 825-1491, or Detective Chobanian at (310) 825-9371.