Police Search For Central West End Assailant

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – St. Louis Police are searching for a young man who allegedly punched a woman in the face Tuesday night.

Police say the incident occurred in the 4400 block of Maryland. The suspect allegedly approached the 45-year-old victim and pushed her from behind, saying “Excuse me.” When the suspect turned around, she was punched in the face several times before running away.

The suspect is described as 18-20 year-old black male, 5″5 to 5’7″ with possible dreadlocks, and wearing a light sweatshirt with multicolored lines, blue jeans, and bright white tennis shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at (866) 371-8477.


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