Police Release Photos of Mpls Sexual Assault Suspect

Created: 12/12/2012 10:32 AM KSTP.com By: Jennie Olson

The Minneapolis Police Department is releasing photos of a suspect accused of a sexual assault.

Police say the assault happened near 34th Street East and Chicago Avenue South around 3 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8. The 33-year-old victim said she had been followed off a bus and assaulted by a man she didn’t know.

The suspect is described as a black man with a thin moustache and possible goatee who is 30-40 years old. He was wearing a skull or knit cap with a light-colored design band and a dark, puffy jacket.

Anyone with information is asked to call 612-673-2869 or email melissa.banham@minneapolismn.gov. The case number is 12-377513.