EL PASO, Texas -

The El Paso Police Department is currently investigating a series of nighttime residential burglaries in the Central Neighborhood of Manhattan Heights and surrounding area where the residents were sexually assaulted.

In addition to sexually assaulting the resident, the suspect has taken various property items belonging to the victims.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic, Male, in his 30's, 5'8 - 5'10", medium build, short hair, tattoos on his arms and neck, speaks Spanish and English.

Residents are asked to contact the El Paso Police Department immediately if suspicious activity is observed of if a suspect matching this description is seen in their neighborhood.

If a crime is in progress citizens are encouraged to call 911.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 915.832.4400 or CrimeStoppers at 915.564.TIPS (8477).

Source: El Paso Police