Police search for rape suspect
Suspect considered armed, dangerous
Last Updated: 107 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS - Police are asking for the public’s help to identify a young man wanted for rape.
The suspect entered the victim’s apartment Aug. 4 in the 1000 block of North Beville Avenue with a gun and raped her, officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department said.
Police said the suspect struck the victim in the head with the butt of the gun during the rape.
The suspect is described as a black male, 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall with a thin build.
Police said he should be considered armed and dangerous.
Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the felony arrest of the suspect. Tips must be submitted anonymously and directly to be eligible for the cash reward.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS. Anonymous tips can also be submitted online at crimetips.org or by texting "INDYCS" plus tip information to 274627.
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