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Durham Police Investigate Sexual Assault

Posted December 6, 2004 6:48 a.m. EST

— Police are asking for information about a sexual assault that was reported early Sunday in the 700 block of Liberty Street.

A 37-year-old female told officers that a man raped her inside an abandoned house at 706 Liberty Street before 6 a.m.

The suspect is described as a black male in his mid- to late 30s, 5 feet 8 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing between 160 and 175 pounds. He had a short afro and a medium-toned complexion.

Anyone with information is asked to call Durham police at (919) 560-4440 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200.

CrimeStoppers pays cash for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.