Suspect wanted in attempted sex assault on CTA

March 10, 2010 7:00:53 PM PST
A man allegedly struck a 25-year-old woman on a CTA train, demanded her purse and attempted to sexually assault her before getting off the train at Rockwell Station on the Brown Line, police said.

The offender is African-American, 19 to 25 years old, 5 feet 9 inches to 6 feet tall and weighs 160 pounds. He has black hair and a dark brown complexion and was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a red stripe design and blue jeans, according to police.

If anyone has any information about this incident, please call Area 3 Detective Division at 312-744-8261.