BELLEVILLE (KMOV.com) - A sketch of the man suspected of sexual assault in Belleville on Saturday has been released by the Belleville Police Department.
Around 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, a 51 year old female reported that she was the victim of a criminal sexual assault that occured in the 1100 block of West D Street. The victim stated that she was riding her bike home from a friend's residence when the incident occurred.
When the female approached the 1100 block of West D Street, she began to hear footsteps from behind her. The female victim says she was pulled from her bike by her coat and eventually forced to an alleyway where she was sexually assaulted by the suspect.
The female described the suspect as a black male in his mid to late teens, wearing a light colored hooded sweatshirt, with short or shaved hair.
Detectives are conducting an investigation into the offense and would like to speak to anyone that may have information regarding the incident.