Cops look for suspect in Rogers Park sexual assault

Police are trying to locate this man in connection with a sexual assault in Rogers Park last month. | CPD

Chicago police on Sunday night released surveillance images of a man they say tried to sexually assault a woman in Rogers Park last month.

The victim was in her building’s laundry room the 6900 block of North Greenview when the man walked in around 4:45 p.m. on May 11, police said. He yelled at the woman, pulled her to the ground, and tried to sexually assault her, a CPD report said.

Police said the man was scared off, but he left the woman with severe injuries.

According to the alert, the man seen in the photos had his right arm in a sling. He is 35- to 45-years-old, 5’8″ to 5’9″ tall, and 120 to 130 pounds.

Anyone with information about the suspect can call Area Three detectives at 312-744-8261 about case #JF-238553.

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