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La Crosse Police working to identify suspect wanted for unprovoked attack [VIDEO]

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Posted at 10:31 PM, Sep 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-24 11:44:23-04

LA CROSSE — The La Crosse Police Department is looking for help identifying a man wanted for randomly attacking another person arriving for work overnight.

Investigators say that the victim was entering Rudy's Drive-In about 4 a.m. Sunday when a man suddenly approached him, starting a friendly conversation before the unprovoked attack.

The suspect is described as a younger white male wearing a grey or light blue polo shirt with a stripe across the front. Police said that the suspect was wearing khaki shorts and white Nike shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call La Crosse police at 608-789-7240 with incident number 19-45788.