Police Seek Public’s Assistance in Identifying Suspect Wanted for Sexual Assault

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PHILADELPHIA, PA — The Philadelphia Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect who sexually assaulted a woman on the Broad/Snyder SEPTA platform.

The assault occurred on July 18, 2022, at 4:32 am. The suspect is described as a black male, mid20 years of age, 5’6”, 160lbs, light brown or hazel eyes. He was wearing a grey NASA hooded sweatshirt, black pants, white sneakers, medical mask and was armed with a black handgun with a green slide and an extended magazine.

If you see this man, do not approach him. Instead, contact 911 immediately. You can also submit a tip by calling 215.686.TIPS (8477) or texting a tip to 215.686.TIPS (8477). If you have any information about this crime or this suspect, contact Det. Ruth #9232 of Philadelphia’s Special Victims Unit at 215-685-3251. Your tips will be confidential.

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Information is subject to change at any time as additional details may emerge. Information, a criminal complaint, or an arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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