Published on Apr 19, 2013
The Philadelphia Police Department's Special Victims Unit is looking to identify the suspect who sexually assaulted and robbed a 19 year-old-female in Wissinoming.
On April 8, 2013, at 3:45am, the complainant was walking from the SEPTA Frankford Terminal on the 5700 block of Frankford Avenue when an unknown male approached her and attempted to engage her in a conversation. As she continued walking, the suspect punched her in the face. The suspect then picked her up and carried her across the street behind the recreation center at Wissinoming Park where he sexually assaulted her, before fleeing with $100 from the complainant.
Suspect Description: Black male, 25-35 years-of-age, 6'0″, medium build, dark complected, beard, wearing a red hooded sweatshirt with white designs or patches on the front and sleeve, blue jeans and glasses.
If you see this suspect do not approach him, contact 911 immediately.
To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.
If you have any information about this crime or this suspect, please contact:
Special victims Unit