Yesterday afternoon the Chicago Police Department detective division issued a Community Alert for an incident that occurred in the 19th District. If you have any information that might assist the department in solving this crime, please contact the detective division at (312) 744-8261 with reference number HT387728.
From the Chicago Police Department:
“On Saturday, July 9, 2011 at approximately 0315 a.m., a 22 year old female was walking on the 1400 block of W. Wrightwood when an offender approached her from behind, placed his hand over her mouth, implied he had a weapon and pulled her down to the ground. The offender then sexually assaulted the victim and subsequently took the victim’s cell phone. The offender was last seen riding a bicycle southbound on Southport.
“The offender is described as a male, White Hispanic, 25-35 years of age, 5’07″, 170 lbs., with dark brown hair. He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt with a design in the front and cargo style khaki colored shorts.”