There was an alleged attempted sexual assault in Evanston, Illinois on Saturday night, December 7, 2013.
According to Evanston Police, the attempted sexual assault happened as a woman was walking in the 1300 block of Maple Avenue, at approximately midnight. As the woman was walking, a male assailant knocked her to the ground and tried to undress the woman.
An excerpt from the December 9, 2013 myfoxchicago.com article titled “Evanston police seek suspect in attempted sex assault” :
The attacker is described as a man of an unknown race, with fair skin and a slim build, police said. He was about 5-foot-7 to 5-foot-8, and wearing blue jeans and a dark coat. He may have also been wearing a knit cap, police said.
Those with information concerning the alleged assailant or assault are asked to call (847) 866-5000.
Additional information concerning this alleged attempted sexual assault can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the myfoxchicago.com article mentioned above.
A 28-year-old woman was sexually assaulted and badly beaten in Chicago’s Lawndale neighborhood on Saturday night (November 9, 2013.)
The woman was found at approximately 11:45 p.m ., near a railroad tracks in the 3300 block of South Central Park Avenue.
According to the Chicago Police Department, the suspect is described as “a tall, white Hispanic with a slim build and no facial hair.”
Those with information concerning the sexual assault or alleged assailant are asked to call Chicago Police detectives at (312) 747-8380.
According to Chicago Police, a “person of interest” is in custody in Indiana for the three sexual assaults that happened last Wednesday (October 9, 2013) in Chicago’s Fernwood and Washington Heights neighborhoods on the Far South Side.
The three sexual assaults happened early Wednesday, with the first being near 103rd and Halsted Streets. In that alleged assault, a man broke into a house and sexually assaulted a 40-year-old mother and her 22-year-old daughter at knifepoint at approximately 4:15 a.m.
Roughly an hour and a half later, the same man allegedly broke into another house near 101st and Green Streets. There, he allegedly tried to sexually assault a 16-year-old girl, but was chased away by her father and their dog.
Then, shortly before 7:00 a.m. the same alleged assailant confronted a 14-year-old girl, and raped her at knifepoint behind a house in the 10000 block of South Peoria.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the October 15, 2013 Chicago Tribune article titled “Suspect arrested in Far South Side sex assaults” as well as the October 15 NBC Chicago article titled “Suspect Arrested in String of Chicago Sexual Assaults.”
There has been alleged sexual assaults of two woman earlier this month at Benedictine University in Lisle, Illinois.
Details on the alleged sexual assaults are somewhat limited.
According to authorities, one of the women is a student of the university; the other woman is a friend of the woman. Both women are 19 years old.
The alleged sexual assaults happened at the Neuzil Hall dormitory on September 15, at approximately 3:00 a.m. Both women were treated at a local hospital following the alleged assaults.
Investigations are ongoing.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Chicago Tribune article of September 23, 2013 titled “Police investigate sexual assault allegations at Benedictine University” as well as the September WICS article titled “Police probe assaults at suburban Chicago campus.“
There was an alleged sexual attack of a female off-duty Chicago Police officer on Chicago’s Northwest Side on Thursday afternoon (August 29, 2013.)
The alleged attempted sexual assault happened near Sauganash Park, at approximately 2:50 p.m Thursday. According to Chicago Police, the assault happened on a path near Bryn Mawr and Lowell avenues. A man riding a bicycle attacked the woman as she was jogging, forcing the woman to the ground. The woman was able to fight off the man.
The officer was taken to Swedish Covenant Hospital.
The alleged assailant is described by Chicago Police as Hispanic, 22- 26 years old, and about 5-foot-7, 140-150 pounds with short black hair. During the alleged attack he was wearing a gray short-sleeve T-shirt and blue jeans.
Those with information are asked to call Area North detectives at 312-744-8200.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the August 30 Chicago Tribune article titled “Off-duty police officer attacked while jogging” as well as the August 30 DNAInfo.com article titled “Off-Duty Cop Attacked While Jogging in North Park.”