Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Officers investigate report of sexual assault

Boise, Feb. 27, 2013 - Boise Police are investigating a report of a sexual assault. According to the victim, she was walking alone on the greenbelt entering Veterans Memorial Park when an unknown man grabbed and assaulted her.

The incident reportedly occurred late morning yesterday, Tuesday, Feb. 26th.

The suspect is described as a light-skinned adult male with an overall unkept appearance, short brown wavy hair, unshaven, in his 30's, 5'10" with a medium to stocky build and a scar beneath his lower lip. He was reportedly wearing a dark jacket, blue jeans and western-style boots.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS, or log onto www.343cops.com, or text CRIMES or 274637, subject: Tip236. A citizen can remain anonymous. A reward of up to $1,000 is offered by Crime Stoppers for information leading to the arrest of criminal suspects.

The Boise Police Crime Prevention Unit has personal safety tips available at: /crime-prevention/