Police search for suspect in early morning sex assault

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BOULDER, Colo. – Police are searching for a man who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman around 3:30 a.m. Saturday in the 1100 block of 9th Street in Boulder.

According to police, the victim was walking home alone when the suspect grabbed her from behind and sexually assaulted her.

The attacker fled after the victim resisted and screamed.

A resident of a nearby home heard someone scream and went outside to investigate. The victim asked for help and the resident called police.

The victim did not see the suspect and couldn’t provide a description.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Det. Tom Dowd at 303-441-3385. Those who have information but who wish to remain anonymous may contact the Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or 1-800-444-3776.

Tips can also be submitted through the Crime Stoppers website at www.crimeshurt.com.

Those submitting tips through Crime Stoppers that lead to the arrest and filing of charges on a suspect(s) may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 from Crime Stoppers.

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