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Boston Police Investigating Break-in, Indecent Assault



    Search for Suspect in Indecent Assault

    Police are searching for a suspect in a break-in and indecent assault that happened early Saturday morning.

    (Published Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018)

    Boston police are seeking the public's help identifying a person of interest wanted for questioning in connection with a breaking and entering and indecent assault incident in Boston's South End Saturday.

    Officers responded to a report of a breaking and entering in an apartment near Hemenway Street and Westland Avenue shortly before 6 a.m.

    The victim told police that an unknown male had entered her apartment and indecently assault her. According to the victim, she screamed and scared the suspect off.

    A search of the area proved unsuccessful, according to police.

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    The suspect was described as having short hair and was last seen wearing a dark-colored shirt, light-colored pants and sneakers.

    Anyone with information is advised to call the Boston Police Sexual Assault Unit at (617) 343-4400.

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