There was a sexual assault in the Avalon Park neighborhood (Chicago’s South Side) early Sunday (June 26, 2016) morning, according to Chicago Police. Two women were sexually assaulted at gunpoint.
According to Chicago Police, the assaults occurred at 3:40 a.m. in the 8400 block of South Stony Island Avenue.
The assaults happened as two women were walking along and were approached by a man. The man talked to them, and then followed the women as they went to their vehicle.
An excerpt from the June 29, 2016 Chicago Tribune article titled “Cops warn of man who sexually assaulted 2 females“:
The females then entered a vehicle and at that point the male took out a gun. The male then entered the vehicle and ordered the females to drive to another location where he forced them to perform sex acts, said police.
The suspect is described as black, having a dark complexion, and has dreadlocks. He is believed to be in his early-to-mid 20s, about 5’5″ tall, and weighing 150-170 pounds.
Those with information concerning this Chicago sexual assault are asked to call the Chicago Police Area South Detectives at 312-747-8271.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this incident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Chicago Tribune article mentioned above, as well as the June 29 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Cops: Man forced 2 to have sex at gunpoint in Avalon Park.”