Woman, 23, sexually assaulted on York Road

Posted at 9:02 PM, Jan 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-11 21:03:12-05

A 23-year-old woman was sexually assaulted in Towson Tuesday night, police said.

Police said around 7:40 p.m. the victim was walking in the 7000 block of York Road near Dumbarton Road when a man snuck up from behind and sexually assaulted her.  He then fled northbound on York Road.

A nearby resident called police.

Anyone with information should call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.