A teenage girl was sexually molested Sunday while walking in the area of 350 E. 17th South, police reported.

The girl, 14, was walking with a friend about 7 p.m. when they were approached by a young man who had a "funny look on his face," said a police report.The young man grabbed the girl and molested her. She was able to break free with the help of her friend's dog, which bit the assailant on the leg.

She described the molester as Caucasian, about 15 years old, about 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighing 180 pounds. He wore short hair, a T-shirt with pink lettering and had a slight moustache, the report stated.