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Forum News Service, Published September 30 2013

Police seek suspect in Grand Forks sexual assault

GRAND FORKS - Grand Forks police are asking the public to help find a man suspected of sexually assaulting two people in their apartment at around 2 a.m. this morning.

The suspect is described as a black man in his early 20s who is about 6-feet-1-inch tall and weighs 200 to 230 pounds. He appears heavy set and was last seen wearing a black jacket, dark-colored shirt and black pants.

He has a tattoo on the back of his right hand that looked like cursive writing, and a tattoo on the front and right side of the abdomen.

Police say the incident happened at the 3400 block of 13th Avenue North. The victims said the suspect, who was armed, entered through a sliding glass door and demanded money from them. He then sexually assaulted them and left.

Police ask those with info to contact them at 701-787-8000, investigate@grandforksgov.com or send a text message with the word "Tipster" along with the text to 847411 (TIP411).