RICHMOND, Va. – Richmond Police are asking for the public’s help to identify the suspects involved in a sexual assault that occurred last week in Belle Isle.
A female victim reported a sexual assault that happened between 2 and 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 9.
Police said the incident occurred near the Hollywood Rapids by the Porta Johns on the north side of Belle Isle, when the victim was approached by three men, one of whom with a dog.
Investigators said the young woman was then sexually assaulted inside a Porta John.
Police are looking for two suspects and one person of interest in the case.
The first suspect is described as a black male in his late-teens to early-20s with a light complexion, possibly Hispanic. He is approximately 6’ in height, average build with short, dark hair.
He was seen wearing a gray, long-sleeve crew neck performance shirt and white tennis shoes.
The second suspect is described as a black male in his late-teens to early-20s with a light complexion, possibly Hispanic, with short, dark hair. He is approximately 5’7 in height, 200 pounds in weight. At the time he was wearing a red shirt and a gold watch.
The person of interest is described as a black male in his late-teens to early-20s with a medium complexion, possibly Hispanic, with short dreadlocks or braids, and some facial hair. He is approximately 6’ in height with an average build. He was seen wearing a white T-shirt and khaki pants. He was last seen with a 6-week old grey and white pit bull puppy.
Detectives ask anyone with any information about this incident to call Major Crimes Detective P. Mansfield at (804) 646-6996 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000, online at http://www.7801000.com or by texting Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the keyword “ITip” followed by your tip.