A still of surveillance footage of the suspect.
A still of surveillance footage of the suspect.
Boston PD.

Boston Police believe two sexual assaults reported in Brighton Thursday night were perpetrated by the same suspect and are asking for the public’s help to identify him.

Authorities said a woman reported an attack around 7:50 p.m. near 39 Brighton Ave., after which the suspect fled on foot on Gardner Street toward Harvard Avenue.

About 40 minutes later, another woman reported an assault by a man matching his description near Quint and Brighton avenues.

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Both victims described the man as a white male in his late 30s to early 40s, approximately 5’8” tall with a slim build and short brown hair that is possibly balding.

Anyone with information is urged to call detectives at 617-343-4400.