Police investigate indecent assault on woman in South Boston


BOSTON (MyFoxBoston.com) – Police in Boston are asking for the public's help identifying a suspect wanted for an indecent assault and battery in South Boston.

The alleged assault occurred in the area of Athens and Dorchester streets at about 12:45 a.m. Monday, police said.

The victim told police she was approached by the suspect from behind and indecently assaulted. The suspect then fled.

The suspect is described as a male, approximately 5'11' tall with a heavy build and large stomach. At the time of the incident, he was wearing a t-shirt.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact the Boston Police Department's Sexual Assault Unit at 617-343-4400.