Mid-afternoon Monday, Wake Forest police responded to a call of an alleged sexual assault along the Sanford Creek Greenway. The victim, a 14-year-old boy, told police he was walking along the greenway when he was approached by an unknown man. The victim told investigators that following a brief conversation, the attacker forced him into the woods and assaulted him.
The suspect is described as a white male, in his teens or early 20s, with patchy dark facial hair, standing 6’ to 6’4” tall, weighing 160-170 pounds. He was wearing a black long-sleeve shirt, blue jeans and light-colored tennis shoes.
Anyone who believes they may know the identity of the suspect is urged to call the Wake Forest Police Department Tip Line at 919-435-9610. All calls are confidential.