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Sketch released of suspect in Edgewater bus stop assault

Chicago police released a sketch of a man who sexually assaulted a young woman in broad daylight as she waited for a bus on the city’s Far North Side.

It happened at 2 p.m. Thursday at a bus stop in the 6300 block of North Clark Street in the city’s Edgewater neighborhood.

Investigators say the man sat down next to the 22-year-old victim at the bus stop , and then grabbed her and took her to a nearby alley where he sexually assaulted her and stole a credit card. The woman was taken to the hospital.

Police described the suspect as a male black, approximately 35-40 years of age, 5’8,” 300 pounds, medium complexion and short black hair.

He was wearing a white polo shirt with red and blue stripes and blue jean pants.

Call police if you have any information.