Grand Forks Police Department
122 S. 5th Street
Grand Forks, ND 58201

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    City of Grand Forks Police Department
    News Release

    Burglary/Sexual Assault

    Date & Time of Event:September 30, 2013 @ 0200 hrs
    Location:3400 13th Ave N
    ICR #:201306451
    Investigating Officer:Sgt. T. Jacobson
    Supervisor:Lt. Jim Remer
    Daytime Contact Person at PD:
    Release Prepared By:Lt. Remer
    Date of Release:09/30/2013
    Time of Release:1425 hrs


    Officers of the Grand Forks Police Department responded to an apartment building in the 3400blk of 13th Ave. North, to a report of a male subject who had entered an apartment through the sliding glass door, and demanded money from the occupants of the apartment. The suspect then sexually assaulted both of the occupants of the apartment and left the area in an unknown manner.

    The suspect is described as follows:
    · Black male, early 20’s in age
    · About 6’1” tall, weighing between 200-230 pounds; described as heavy set
    · Black hair
    · Wearing a black jacket, dark colored shirt and black pants

    The suspect had a tattoo on the back of his right hand, which looked like cursive writing. He also had a tattoo on the front and right side of his abdomen; we do not have a description of this tattoo. The suspect was also in possession of a weapon.

    If anyone has any information in regards to this incident they can contact the GFPD in the following ways:
    Telephone: 701-787-8000
    CrimeStoppers: 701-746-1000
    Text a tip: texting the word, “Tipster” and the tip information to 847411 (tip411).