The Lexington Division of Police is working to identify and locate the suspect believed to be connected to a sexual assault.
On Thursday a woman told police a man knocked on her door, just before 4:00am, at her apartment on Meade Court, near the intersection of Eastland Parkway. She says the man asked to use the phone. When she opened the door, she says the man forced his way inside, implying he had a gun, and sexually assaulted her.
She described the man as white, in his early 20’s, 5’10”, 160lbs, wearing a red jacket with a hood and blue jeans. Police released an artist sketch of the man Friday afternoon.
Anyone with information about this case, or the man in the sketch, is asked to contact the Lexington Division of Police Special Victims Section at (859) 258-3700. Tips can be phoned into: the Division of Police at (859)258-3600 or Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859)253-2020. You can also submit tips by cell phone. Simply text: “tips2020” plus your message to CRIMES (274637). Finally, information can be submitted by logging onto www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.