Attempted sexual assault suspect photographed by cameras aboard a bus in Denver

DENVER - Surveillance cameras aboard a bus captured images of an attempted sex assault suspect, police say.

Through a Crime Stoppers alert, Denver Police explained that the suspect is wanted for throwing the female victim to the ground as she got off the bus near South Monaco Parkway and East Iliff Avenue at about 10:35 p.m. Wednesday.

The man took her cellphone and money before trying to sexually assault her. The victim was able to fight the man off, police said.

The attacker was described as a tall, black man wearing a two-tone ball cap. He has a tattoo on the side of his neck.

Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward.