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10/1/05 Tyler

Tyler Police Look For Sexual Assault Suspect

Police say they are looking for a man who reportedly tried to sexually assault a Tyler woman. It happened around 3:00 a.m. today at Barclay Apartments located on South Broadway.

Police say the man broke the woman's window to get into her apartment. The woman says she was sleeping in her bed when she woke to find a man standing over her with a knife. She says the man tried to sexually assault her. The woman says she started screaming and fighting with the man. The woman's roommate heard the struggle. Police say when the roommate came to help, the man ran out the door to get away.

The man is described as a white male. He's about six feet tall and 220 pounds. He has gray, salt and pepper colored hair. He was wearing a light blue or green t-shirt and blue jeans. Police say evidence indicates the man may be a construction worker. He was last seen driving a dark blue, extended cab pick up. If you have any information call the Tyler Police Department.

Molly Reuter, reporting. mreuter@kltv.com

 

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