CHICAGO (CBS) — Police were searching for an assailant Sunday night after a woman was sexually assaulted in an alley in Lakeview.
At 3:45 a.m. Sunday, the 29-year-old woman was walking west in the 1000 block of West School Street when a man grabbed her from behind, said he had a gun, and forced her into an alley where he sexually assaulted her, police said.READ MORE: Doggy Daycare Owner Appalled After Cook County State's Attorney Declines To Prosecute State Inspector Jose Guillen, Who Was Caught On Camera Groping Her
The suspect then fled east on School Street on foot.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Single Digits On The Way
The assailant had a black nylon covering his head, police said.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
Anyone with information was asked to call Area Three Detectives at (312) 744-8261.