Police looking for man who entered apartment, inappropriately touched sleeping woman

PLATTEVILLE, Wis. (WISC) -- Platteville police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who entered a downtown apartment early Sunday morning and inappropriately touched a resident.

Officials said an unknown white man entered an unlocked apartment around 4:50 a.m. in the downtown 2nd Street area and began inappropriately touching an adult female while she was sleeping.

The man is described as heavy set, with facial hair, and was wearing a baseball hat and a black hooded sweatshirt with a green shirt underneath, according to a release.

A resident of the apartment chased the man, who was last seen running east on Cedar Street from Park Place, police said.

Officials ask anyone with information on the man or the incident to call 608-348-2313.

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