Suspect Assaults Woman In Central West End

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– Police are searching for a suspect who assaulted a 45-year-old woman in the Central West End.

Authorities said the suspect approached the woman in the 4400 block of Maryland and pushed her from behind while stating, “Excuse me.”

When the victim turned the suspect punched her in the face several times before fleeing.

The suspect is described as an 18-20 year old black male, 5’5” to 5’07”, with possible dreadlocks, and wearing a lighter colored zip-up sweatshirt with multicolored lines, blue jeans, and bright white tennis shoes.

Anyone with information regarding this incident or the suspect please call CrimeStoppers at 866-371-8477.

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