BRPD releases sketch of accused rapist
POSTED: Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 4:55pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 6:41pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — The Baton Rouge Police Department has released a sketch of the suspect believed responsible for kidnapping and raping a woman on Monday, Oct. 1.
The suspect is described as a white male, 30-35 years of age, average height and weight, with bushy hair and a brown mustache. He was driving a white work van and wearing a blue work jump suit and a baseball cap.
The victim reported the incident at 2:00 p.m. She says the suspect approached her in the parking lot of an apartment complex located on Brightside Drive and Nicholson Drive in the Tigerland-area. She says the man pointed an object at her back, which she believed to be a gun, and forced her into a van. He then drove her to a wooded area and allegedly raped her. He then brought her back to the parking lot and let her go.
If you know anything about this incident call Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP (7867). You can also text your tip to CRIMES (274637). Include CS225 at the beginning of your message.