Los Gatos police looking for suspect after Filipino woman shoved to ground, told 'go back to China'

LOS GATOS, Calif. (KGO) -- Los Gatos police are looking for a man they say shoved a Filipino woman to the ground, and said "go back to China."

"As a person of both Asian and Pacific Islander descent, I have been watching with shock and dismay at the continuing acts of violence and hate being directed towards people who look like me," said Police Chief Peter Decena.

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The incident happened on March 30 around 5p.m., police say.

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The victim was walking on Los Gatos Boulevard near Garden Lane and says a man shoved her to the ground.

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The suspect is described as a white or Hispanic man, wearing a black or gray bike helmet, with a dark-colored neck gaiter over part of his face.

If you were in the area and saw anything, call Los Gatos police at 408-354-8600.

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