Police Release Sketch of Suspect in Maple Grove Sex Assault
Maple Grove police have released a sketch of the suspect in a sexual assault that happened along a popular park trail.
The suspect, described as a man in his late teens or early 20s, is accused of assaulting a woman who was jogging near the 9100 block of Upland Lane North shortly before 10 a.m. Thursday.
The woman, who police believe to be very credible, did not need to be hospitalized.
The incident happened along a busy section of park trail, and police believe someone in the area may have seen the suspect.
That suspect is described as 5'6" to 6' tall with sandy blonde hair. He was wearing a crew neck fitted black t-shirt and blue jeans and carrying a camouflage backpack and a black metal box. The suspect arrived on foot and fled north on the path.
Anyone with information is asked to call Hennepin County Dispatch at 763-525-6216. The case number for this incident is 12-19786.