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Search ongoing for suspect in attempted sexual battery of 7-year-old girl in Cooper City

Investigators looking for man who attempted to sexually batter a 7-year-old girl in Cooper City.
Investigators looking for man who attempted to sexually batter a 7-year-old girl in Cooper City.

COOPER CITY, Fla. – Police are on the lookout after an armed burglary and attempted sexual battery of a young girl in Cooper City.

Investigators are searching for a man seen on surveillance video walking around the Flamingo Lakes Townhomes.

He was there around 4:30 a.m. Monday morning.

Detectives said the man attempted to break into several homes while prowling the community just minutes before the attempted sexual battery on the 7-year-old victim took place.

No other details have been released.

Anyone who recognizes him is urged to call the Broward Sheriff’s Office or Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.


About the Author:

David Dwork joined the WPLG Local 10 News team in August 2019. Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, David has covered South Florida sports since 2007.