man sought in attempted assault
Police are looking for a man who broke into a Northwest Austin apartment July 20 and tried to rape a 16-year-old girl.
Police said the man forced his way into the apartment in the 7900 block of San Felipe Boulevard, near Pond Springs Road and McNeil Drive, about 10:20 a.m. and tried to sexually assault her. He then punched the teen in the face and left the apartment with her cell phone, police said.
The man could be driving a maroon four-door Acura MDX, police said. He is described as a light-skinned, heavyset Hispanic male, about 5 feet, 5 inches tall with a heavy accent. He faces felony charges of attempted sexual assault of a child.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the child abuse unit at 974-8694.
Sketch of suspect