Durham Police Investigate Sexual Assault
Posted October 22, 2002 9:23 a.m. EDT
DURHAM, N.C. — Durham police are investigating a sexual assault that happened late Monday in the 1100 block of Jacob Street.
The victim was walking on Jacob Street around 10:30 p.m. when two men came up behind her and dragged her behind an abandoned house, where they sexually assaulted her, police said. They said one man was armed with a silver knife.
One man is described as black, 5 feet, 8 inches tall and 200 pounds. He had short braided hair and was wearing a dark shirt and blue pants.
The second man is described as black, 6 feet tall and 200 pounds. He had short braided hair and was wearing a dark shirt and black pants.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Durham Police Department's Criminal Investigations Division at 560-4440 or CrimeStoppers at 683-1200.