The Austin Police Department is requesting the assistance of the public in a sexual assault investigation. On Monday, March 12, 2018, at approximately 1 p.m., a female was approached from behind and forced into a secluded area near Woodward and the frontage road of S IH-35 where she was sexually assaulted.
The suspect is described as:
Blonde mustache and blonde beard from ear to ear
Lots of body hair
Last seen wearing:
Burnt orange shirt
Dark grey workout pants
Dark colored shoes
The Austin Police Department Sex Crimes Unit is currently following up on all leads as part of the ongoing investigation.
It is important to remember that sexual assault cases are sensitive in nature and that they take time to investigate. APD will share more information as soon as it is available.
APD reminds the public to remain vigilant and aware of your surroundings at all times.
Anyone with information is asked to call (512) 974-5095, Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS or use the new Crime Stoppers App. You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, for free on iPhone and Android.
Communications and Public Information Office
301 W. 2nd Street, Austin, TX 78701