Mom, daughter assaulted in home; Police release person of interest
Police have released a community alert for a man suspected in three sexual assault cases all within a few hours Wednesday on the far South Side.
Police questioned a suspect, but released him late Wednesday night and re-issued the warning.
A 43-year-old woman and her 22-year-old daughter were attacked in their home near 103rd and Emerald at about 4 a.m. Wednesday.
After being scared away from a house at 101st and Green, the suspect then assaulted a 14-year-old girl on her way to school in a yard at 100th and Peoria.
A woman who lives in the home chased away the man.
The suspect is described as about 16 to 22-years-old, 6 feet tall, 150lbs with shoulder length dreadlocks.
For counseling information, log on to www.rapevictimadvocates.org or call 312-443-9603.
People can also call the Chicago Rape Crisis Hotline at 888-293-2080.
There is also more information at www.icasa.org.