Chicago West Side Sexual Assault By Man Impersonating Police Officer

Chicago Police have issued a community alert today concerning a West Side sexual assault of a woman by a man impersonating a police officer.  The assault happened on October 20.

An excerpt from the October 29 Chicago Tribune article titled “Police:  Man impersonated officer, sexually assaulted woman on West Side” :

The 36-year-old woman was waiting at a bus stop about 6 a.m. on the 1800 block of North Cicero Avenue in the North Austin neighborhood, police said.

The man approached the woman and identified himself as a police officer, then forced her into his vehicle, police said.

The man drove the woman to Cicero Avenue and 15th Street, where he sexually assaulted her, police said. The woman was released by the man after the assault.

Additional details, as well as a description of the alleged assailant, can be found in the Chicago Tribune article mentioned above.