Sex assault victim woke to find attacker

PHILADELPHIA - October 8, 2009 Investigators say the victim woke up around 2:30 a.m. on Wednesday to see a stranger standing over her bed.

The man then bound the woman's head and hands, then proceeded to sexually assault her, police said.

He also stole $210 and a bank card.

The suspect is described as a black man in his late 20s to early 30s. He is about 5'10" tall, weighing around 150 pounds with a medium build and a thin beard.

He was also armed with a black butcher's knife.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 215-685-3263


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