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Pittsfield Township woman sexually assaulted in apartment by intruder, police say

Man forced way into apartment on Washtenaw Avenue, police say

PITTSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A 23-year-old Pittsfield Township woman was sexually assaulted by a man who forced his way into her apartment Tuesday afternoon, police said. 

The attack happened after the woman answered a knock at her apartment door in the 4800 block of Washtenaw Avenue at about 12:30 p.m., police said. 

The man sexually assaulted the woman and robbed her. She suffered minor injuries. 

The only description of the man released by police is: a black man between 20 and 30 years old, 6 feet 4 inches to 6 feet 6 inches tall, and a medium build with a round face. He was also wearing black-rimmed glasses without lenses and smelled like cigarette smoke. 

Police released the attached sketch (click here to view larger version) of a suspect on Thursday. 

The Pittsfield Township Police Department's tip line can be reached at 734-822-4958.


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