South Lake Tahoe, CA- On March 15, a 57-year-old South Lake Tahoe woman went grocery shopping at Raley’s at the Y. When the victim was walking home towards Tata Ln., she was attacked in the meadow behind Raley’s and Alpine Liquor (1950 Lake Tahoe Blvd). An unidentified male threw her to the ground. The suspect hit the female causing serious injuries and stole her groceries and wallet.
He was described as a homeless male adult with a black beanie, a black ski mask, dark jacket, and light-colored pants. The victim remains in the Intensive Care Unit with serious injuries. If you witnessed this crime, seen similar crimes, or have been the victim of a similar crime, please call the South Lake Tahoe Police Department 530-542-6100 or Secret Witness at 530-541-6800 reference case #2003-1368.