Houston police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect wanted in connection to the sexual assault of a young girl at an area apartment complex in late August.
According to the Houston Police Department, the suspect, described as a black male with a thin build and facial hair, entered an apartment complex in the 6200 block of Antoine Dr. around 1 p.m. Aug. 31. Police say the suspect loitered in the area near mailboxes, where the victim was waiting for the mail, before grabbing the victim and sexually assaulting her in a common area of the complex and fleeing the scene southbound on Antoine.
The victim was later transported to an area hospital for injuries sustained in the incident.
HPD said the suspect was last seen wearing a gray and blue tank-top shirt, long pants and black open-toed shoes.
Anyone with information on the identity and whereabouts of the suspect is urged to contact HPD’s Special Victims Division at 713-308-1100 or Houston Crime Stoppers at 713-222-8477.