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MPD seeks information about East Washington Avenue incident

November 20, 2008

Sketch of suspect

Police sketch of suspect

Madison police are looking for information about a Sunday, Nov. 16 sexual assault involving a UW–Madison student near the 2220 block of East Washington Ave.

Around 9 p.m., a woman was grabbed from behind, pushed to the ground and touched inappropriately for a brief period of time before the suspect let her go and fled the area, police said. She was not injured.

The suspect is described as a white male, 35-40 years old, 5’10” tall, weighing 170 pounds.

Anyone with information about the crime is urged to call Crime Stoppers at (608) 266-6014.