OPD releases info about sexual assault in the Oakland hills
on May 27, 2011
The Oakland Police Department has released an advisory that at approximately 3 am this morning, a woman was sexually assaulted in her home on the 3800 block of Wilton Avenue in the Oakland hills area near Joaquin Miller Park.
According to the OPD’s press release, the woman was awakened by her barking dog. When she got up to see what was wrong, she was accosted by a man, described as African American and approximately 5’9″ to 5’11” in height. He first demanded money, then sexually assaulted the woman and fled, taking money and some other items from the home, according to the report. The OPD has not yet provided additional details about the suspect’s appearance or a police sketch, but is continuing its investigation.
The OPD is asking anyone with information to call the Youth and Family Services Division at (510) 238-3641 or the Sexual Assault Hotline at (510) 637-0298.
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