Detectives this afternoon asked for the public’s help finding a man who sexually assaulted and robbed a woman at gunpoint in a Bronzeville neighborhood parking lot early this morning.
The woman, age 25, was getting out of her car in the parking lot in the 4700
block of South Vincennes Avenue about 12:45 a.m., when a man accosted her.
The man came up to her, showed a black handgun and said he was robbing her. The man then robbed her and sexually
assaulted her in the lot.
Central Area detectives said the attacker was described as a black man
between the ages of 20 and 35, standing about 6 feet tall, with a thin build and
weighing about 150 pounds. He had a dark complexion and had a goatee or
At the time of the attack, the man was wearing a dark gray, long-sleeve
hooded jacket, blue jeans and a face mask.