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.

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