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 press release June 29, 2015 Gloucester-Transmission

(Camden City, NJ) – The Camden County Police Department is investigating a sexual assault that occurred Thursday and is asking the public for help identifying the suspect and for information regarding any other similar incidents.

Around 6:30 a.m. Thursday, a female victim was approached by a man who forced her behind a dumpster and then sexually assaulted her behind the Off Broadway Lounge on the 500 block of Spruce Street. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5’7”, 170 pounds, wearing a white T-shirt, gray shorts, a black wave cap and high-top Nike Air Jordan sneakers with red and white soles.


Detectives are investigating reports of other assaults against female victims along the Broadway corridor in which drugs and/or prostitution have been a factor.


Anyone with information about the suspect in the incident Thursday or with information about any other assaults in the area should immediately call the Camden County Police Department tip line at: (856) 757-7042.