Coeur d'Alene Police looking for attempted rape suspect
Police are looking for a man who is suspected of trying to rape a Coeur d'Alene girl Saturday morning.
The attempted rape occurred in the 1800 block of North 15th Street around 5:30 a.m.
Police say the 16-year-old girl was assaulted by a man who had been following her as she was walking.
The man assaulted her and she was injured while trying to escape. She then ran to a nearby home where home owners let her in and called police.
Police are trying to locate that suspect at this time.
He is described as a white man in his late 20s to early 30s. He has reddish hair, a scruffy goatee and has average build and height.
He was last seen wearing a dark colored Carhartt jacket and tan Carhartt pants.
If you have any information about this attempted rape, please call Coeur d'Alene Police at (208) 769-2320.
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