Police investigate sexual assault on woman

Police are investigating the alleged sexual assault of a woman that happened on Sunday.

Posted: Oct 26, 2017 4:32 PM
Updated: Oct 27, 2017 4:42 PM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Police are investigating the alleged sexual assault of a woman that happened on Sunday.

Lafayette police say at around 5 a.m., they responded to a report of a rape having occurred outside the Creasy Lane Dollar General.

The victim was treated at a local area hospital and later released.

Police say video surveillance obtained from inside the Dollar General shows a person of interest about 6 feet tall with a slim build and dark hair.

The victim described the man as being a male in his 20s.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Lafayette Police Department at (765) 807-1200 or the anonymous WeTip Hotline at (800) 78-CRIME.

Article Comments

West Lafayette
Few Clouds
83° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 84°
Kokomo
Scattered Clouds
82° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 84°
Rensselaer
Clear
79° wxIcon
Hi: 80° Lo: 56°
Feels Like: 80°
Fowler
Clear
79° wxIcon
Hi: 80° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 80°
Williamsport
Clear
81° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 82°
Crawfordsville
Overcast
72° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 60°
Feels Like: 72°
Frankfort
Overcast
79° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 82°
Delphi
Clear
78° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 79°
Monticello
Clear
79° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 80°
Logansport
Scattered Clouds
79° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 80°
Warm Start, but Cooler Finish with Scattered Showers.
WLFI Radar
WLFI Temps
WLFI Planner

Community Events