PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia police are investigating a home invasion and sexual assault in the city’s Spruce Hill section. Police say a knife-wielding teen broke into a woman’s apartment and sexually assaulted her multiple times over a three-hour period.MOVE Bombing Victims' Remains Thought To Have Been Cremated, Disposed Found At Medical Examiner's Office, Mayor Kenney Says
The incident happened on the 400 block of South 45th Street, around 2:30 a.m. on April 21.
Police say the teen, believed to be 16 years old, left through a basement window and fled in an unknown direction.
He is described as a Black male, dark skin, 150-160 pounds, 5’9”-5’10’, with a thin muscular build, brown eyes and possibly wearing green contact lenses, with braids in his hair that come down to his eyebrows. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, white tank top, gray sweatpants with black zippers and black sneakers.READ MORE: Masks Still Required Indoors In New Jersey Despite CDC's New Guidance
CBS3’s multiple requests to interview Philadelphia Police went unanswered.
Police say he may have cut or dyed his hair, per a conversation the victim had with the male while he was in her apartment.
If you see this suspect do not approach, contact 911 immediately.MORE NEWS: 16-Year-Old Quamir Mitchell Gunned Down In Southwest Philadelphia Weeks Before High School Graduation
CBS3’s Joe Holden contributed to this report.