Bloomington Police Searching for Assault Suspect

Published 08/22 2014 05:29PM

Updated 08/22 2014 05:30PM

BLOOMINGTON - The Bloomington Police Department is investigating the battery of a female in the 1200 Block of S. Lee which occurred on 8/20/14 around 10:50 PM. The victim was transported to an area hospital for her injuries.

The victim described the suspect as a light skinned black male approximately 25-30 years old, 5'10" tall, and around 200 pounds. The victim fought off the attacker and believes she may have caused injury to the left hand or fingers of the suspect.

The victim reported that the attack was unprovoked and the attacker was unknown to her. At this time, this incident is not believed to be related to any other incidents.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact Detective John Heinlen at 309-434-2672. If you wish to remain anonymous, please call McLean County Crime Stoppers at (309) 828-1111. If your call leads to the arrest and indictment of suspect(s) you may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

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