Echo Park — The LAPD is asking the public to help find a man who used a fire escape to enter a woman’s bedroom and sexually assaulted her earlier this month.
The assault took place on Sunday, Nov. 4 at about 5 am as the woman was sleeping in her apartment in the 1800 block of Sunset Boulevard.
After gaining access to the fire escape, the suspect pried the woman’s window open, entered the bedroom and sexually assaulted the victim, said police in a news release issued today. “The victim woke up and pushed the suspect away. After the assault, the suspect exited through the front door.”
Anyone with information is asked to call the Robbery Homicide at (213) 486-5910.
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