Augusta woman sexually assaulted at knife-point

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is seeking an unidentified man they say sexually assaulted a woman at knife-point Sunday.

The woman said that about 10 p.m., she was walking toward her apartment at the Madison on the Green complex when she was attacked, according to a sheriff’s office statement.

She broke away and made it back to her apartment, where she called 911.

The assailant is described as black, about 6 feet tall and 170 pounds, with shoulder-length dreadlocks. He wore red gym shorts, a white T-shirt and white shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call Richmond County dispatchers at (706) 821-1080 and ask to speak to a violent-crimes investigator. Calls can be confidential.

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