This past Monday (October 3, 2014) at about 4:45 am, a woman was attacked by an unknown male assailant in the 100 block of North Second Street. As the victim stood near the trunk of her vehicle she was approached from behind and assaulted. The suspect then snatched the victim’s bag and fled westbound into the 100 block of East A St.
The suspect was described as a 20-30 year old African American male, 6’0, 190 lbs, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jean pants and white tennis shoes.
The Dixon Police Department encourages citizens to be especially vigilant of their surroundings and contact the police if they have any safety concerns. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Dixon Police Department at 678-7070.