Police seek help finding suspect in sexual assault

Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man suspected of sexually assaulting a woman in the West Town community this week.

The man attacked the female victim in a bus stop enclosure early Monday and dragged her into an adjacent gangway, where he beat and sexually assaulted her, according to a community alert issued today by police.

It happened in the 1000 block of North Western Avenue, according to the alert, which contains surveillance photos of the suspect taken at a nearby business.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Area Central detectives, 312-747-8380.
 
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