Boston Police are asking for help identifying a suspect wanted in relation to a sexual assault reported early Sunday morning. Police say the incident occurred around 2 a.m. on August 10 in the area of West 2nd Street in South Boston.
The victim reportedly said that she was groped by an unidentified male while walking home between D and E streets. A BPD News Community Alert reported on Tuesday:
The victim described the suspect as a male of unknown ethnicity but had a medium brown complexion, approximately 5’8”-5’10” tall, muscular build with facial hair described as scruffy. The suspect was wearing a black or dark blue sleeveless hooded sweatshirt which he wore with the hood up. After being startled by a witness, the suspect fled the area on a black mountain bike.
Officials are urging anyone with information about the suspect to call the Sexual Assault Unit at (617) 343-4400.