Man Indecently Assaults Woman in Old City: Cops

Police are searching for a man who they say assaulted a woman in Old City.

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    Philadelphia Police
    If you have any information on this incident, please call the Special Victims Unit at 215-685-3251.

    Police are searching for a man who they say assaulted a woman in Old City.

    On Sunday, September 9, police say a 26-year-old woman was walking on 2nd Street between Race and Arch Streets around 2:45 a.m. As she was walking, she was approached by a man who indecently assaulted her and attempted to grab her purse before running away.

    Credit: Philadelphia Police

    The suspect is described as a white male in his mid-20’s to early 30’s, standing between 5-foot-7 and 5-foot-10, weighing between 155 and 165 pounds with a dark stubble beard and short, dark hair. He was last seen wearing light colored sneakers and khaki shorts.

    If you have any information on this incident, please call the Special Victims Unit at 215-685-3251.