Minneapolis Police Respond to Morning Assault

On Thursday, September 12, 2019 the Minneapolis Police Department responded to a report of an assault on the 400 block of 6th Street SE.

Officers arrived and spoke with an adult female who reported that around 7:16 am, she was grabbed by an adult male.  This male is described as being a white male wearing a blue hoodie and blue sweatpants. 

The female fought against the suspect, causing him to flee on foot.

The responding officers searched the area for the suspect with negative results.  Investigators also responded to the scene and have initiated an investigation.

Part of this investigation is to see if this incident is linked to any other crimes in the area.  No information is available about that at this time.

This is an active investigation.