Chattanooga police search for sexual assault suspects

Chattanooga police search for sexual assault suspects

October 15th, 2012 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

Chattanooga Police Department officers responded to a rape call at 6:13 a.m. Friday at 1800 Reggie White Blvd.

Officers spoke with a 30-year-old female victim who told them she was jogging in the area when two black male suspects attacked her from behind and then forcibly raped her, according to a news release.

Police said the victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

The investigation is continuing. The suspects were described by police as being between the ages of 16 and 20. One was between 5 feet 10 inches and 6 feet 2 inches tall with a skinny build and wearing a yellow sweat shirt. The other is between 5 feet 7 inches and 5 feet 11 inches tall, average build and wearing a dark sweatshirt.

Police ask anyone with information on this crime to call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525.