Man wanted for indecently assaulting woman in Jamaica Plain

BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston Police are looking for a suspect accused of indecently assaulting a woman in Jamaica Plain.

Police said a woman and another person were walking on the Jamaica Way side of Jamaica Pond at around 10 p.m. on Thursday when she was approached by a man she said she did not know. The suspect assaulted the woman and then fled the area.

The suspect is described as a black male between 250 and 300 pounds and approximately 6 feet tall. He has a beard and was wearing a baseball hat, gray t-shirt and long pants.

Police say the suspect fled the area after the assault.

Anyone with information about the assault is asked to call detectives at 617-343-4400 or by calling or texting the crimestoppers tip line at 1-800-494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).

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