Craigslist ad leads to sexual assault of woman in Des Plaines, police say

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Sunday, August 9, 2015
Farhad Tanzif, 60

DES PLAINES, Ill. (WLS) -- A 60-year-old man is accused of sexually assaulting a woman after she answered a Craigslist ad he posted looking for a room to rent.

Farhad Tanzif has been charged with kidnapping and sexual assault.

The 43-year-old woman told police Tanzif attacked her after meeting and agreeing to rent a room in northwest suburban Des Plaines.

The woman has minor physical injuries.