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Police searching for two suspects who assaulted city parks employee

Posted at 4:35 PM, Apr 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-17 19:55:22-04

Tucson police are searching for two suspects who assaulted a city parks employee at Mansfield Park on April 13th.

According to the Tucson Police Department, a City of Tucson Parks and Recreation employee asked a man and woman who were sleeping at a ramada to leave the park. The man refused and swung a bicycle pump at the employee. The female then hit the employee in the back multiple times while they were on the ground.

As the two suspects fled the scene, the employee realized that he had been stabbed in the leg. He was then transferred to Banner UMC with non-life threatening injuries.

TPD describes the male suspect as a White, 20-25-years-old, 6', with blonde hair. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and dark pants.

The woman suspect is described as Hispanic, 20-25-years-old, 5'5'', with long black hair. She has numerous tattoos and was last seen wearing a gray sweatshirt.

If you see these suspects, please call 9-1-1.