Police searching for man accused of raping woman near bookstore

Posted at 1:23 PM, Sep 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-15 18:14:09-04

Baltimore Police are searching for a man they say raped a woman in the 1900 block of St. Paul Street. 

Police say he is accused of first-degree rape. The suspect is described as a black male with short black matted hair. He's between 40-50 years old. He was wearing a red polo shirt, blue jeans and black sneakers. 

The suspect was last seen in the area of North Avenue and St. Paul Street. Police said he frequents Red Emma's Bookstore Coffeehouse in Station North. 

A $2,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrested and charges files. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP. All tips are anonymous.