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Austin police seeking man accused of knocking on door, sexually assaulting woman

Reports state the man knocked on a woman's apartment door at 2:30 a.m., forced his way inside and sexually assaulted her.

AUSTIN, Texas — The Austin Police Department is investigating after a woman reported a man forced his way into her apartment and sexually assaulted her.

Police said they responded to the 1000 block of Clayton Lane on Feb. 2, where the victim stated she heard a knock on the door at 2:30 a.m. Then, the suspect reportedly forced his way inside, pushed her down and sexually assaulted her before leaving.

Police gave the following description of the suspect:

  • Light skinned
  • Possibly Hispanic
  • 30 to 40 years old
  • Approximately 5 feet 10 inches
  • Slim
  • Brown hair and goatee
  • Brown eyes
  • Last seen wearing a beanie hat, green thermal long-sleeve shirt, and sweatpants

Anyone with more information is asked to contact the Sex Crimes tip line at 512-974-5095 or the Sex Crimes main line at 512-974-5230. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS or text "Tip 103" + your message to CRIMES.