Female jogger assaulted in Hanover

A woman told police she was assaulted while running in Hanover on Sunday.  Credit: Metro file photo
A woman told police she was assaulted while running in Hanover on Sunday.
Credit: Metro file photo

A woman out for a run in Hanover told police she was assaulted by two men on Sunday afternoon.

Hanover Police said the woman was assaulted while jogging on the Colby Phillips walking trail located on Pleasant Street. After arriving at the scene, officers conducted a thorough search of the area but were unable to locate any suspects.

The victim told police she was assaulted by two white males. The first man was described as about 5 feet 10 inches tall with a large, muscular build, and wore a dark-colored hoodie, light grey sweatpants and had his face covered. He wore a gold necklace and was described as having a heavy tan line on his neck.

The second suspect is described as about 6 feet 2 inches tall with a muscular build. He wore a dark-colored baseball style hat with a white emblem of “CG,” along with dark-colored sweatpants and white running shoes with red laces. He had very pale skin and freckles on his hands, according to the victim.

Hanover Police could not locate a vehicle in the area.

Authorities will continue to investigate this incident, and additional patrols will be assigned to the area.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hanover Police Department immediately.

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