CEDAR HILL (CBSDFW.COM) – Cedar Hill police are searching for a suspect who approached a woman walking to a convenience store, threatened her with a pistol and then sexually assaulted her late Friday evening.
At around 10:50 p.m., officers responded to a report of an aggravated sexual assault involving a weapon in the 200 block of South Clark Road. It was there that officers met with a 23-year-old woman.READ MORE: North Texas Synagogue Hostage-Taker Malik Faisal Akram Told Family He Came To US To Find A Bride
The woman told police she was walking to a convenience store when she was approached by a man who convinced her to walk with him. He then led her to a nearby field and displayed a pistol, demanding that she undress.
Police say the suspect sexually assaulted her and then fled the scene on foot. The suspect was not found after officers searched the area.READ MORE: Temporary Inclement Weather Shelters Open In Dallas Ahead Of Arctic Blast
The suspect is described as a black male between 18 and 22 years old, about 6 feet 2 inches, and has a slim build. He’s clean-shaven with a short Afro-style haircut. He also has two tattoos on both his arms. He was wearing a black shirt, dark-colored jeans and an American flag bandana.MORE NEWS: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Diagnosed With COVID-19
Police are asking anyone who has information on the case to call them at 972.291.5181.