Woman sexually assaulted in Juniata Park

File photo. Credit: Rikard Larma / Metro
The woman got into the suspect’s car after a short conversation.
Credit: Metro file photo

A 35-year-old woman was sexually assaulted Sunday night in Juniata Park.

Police said the woman was on the 4200 block of Frankford Avenue around 10 p.m. when she voluntarily got into an unknown man’s car following a brief conversation.

The man drove her to the 4400 block of I Street, where he allegedly physically and sexually assaulted her.

Investigators said the victim required medical treatment for her injuries.

The suspect is described as a 6″2′-tall black male in his 40s with a husky build and bald head. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and dark blue nylon pants, and was operating a white sedan with a tan interior that investigators believe may be a Chrysler 300.

Anyone with information about the suspect or crime is asked to contact the Special Victims Unit at 215-685-3251, or to submit an anonymous tip by dialing 215-686-TIPS (8477), texting PPD TIP (773847), emailing tips@phillypolice.com or by filling out this online form.


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