Friday, October 24, 2014

Woman assaulted while walking her dog in Washington County park
by Becky Mortensen

RICHFIELD --- The Washington County Sheriff's Department is asking for the publics help in finding a physical assault suspect.

A 20-year-old woman called police just before 11:00 a.m. Friday to report that she was assaulted. The Menomonee Falls woman says she was walking her dog in Richfield Historical Park when she was approcahed by a man. The woman says that man physically assaulted her then took off.

The suspect is described as a white male wearing black framed glasses. He is 6'2" and about 210 pounds with blond hair. The suspect was driving a dark blue dodge caravan.

The woman was treated at a local hospital and is expected to be fine.

Police have released a composite sketch of the suspect hoping people might recognize him. If anyone has any information about the assault they are asked to call Washington County Sheriff's at 262-335-4411.