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Sketch of Emory rape suspect released

Sketch of Emory rape suspect released
Authorities released a sketch of the man wanted for a reported rape at Emory. The suspect is about 5 foot 10 inches and in his mid-50s, said police. The incident was reported to have occurred Feb. 11 around 11:15 p.m. on the university’s campus in a wooded area near Dowman Drive, police said. Any information on the case can be submitted anonymously to the Crime Stoppers Atlanta tip line at 404-577-TIPS (8477), online www.crimestoppersatlanta.org or by texting CSA and the tip to CRIMES (274637). (Sketch by Kelly Lawson / GBI)

Sketch of Emory rape suspect released

The Emory Police Department released a sketch Saturday night of the suspect wanted for the reported rape of a student.

The incident was reported to have occurred Tuesday around 11:15 p.m. on the university’s campus in a wooded area near Dowman Drive, police said.

The woman described her assailant to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, which produced the sketch. The suspect was described as a white man in his mid-to-late 50s who is about 5-foot-10. He had a reddish or brown beard and was wearing a brown knit cap, a tan or brown jacket, dark blue jeans and brown boots. He was last seen running toward the Emory Village, authorities said.

Emory police are investigating and have increased their visibility on campus.

Anyone who has any information on the case should contact Emory police at 404-727-6111.

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