July 13, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE

Rape

Released by Sgt. Ingalls

MANHATTAN, KAN. – On July 13, 2018 at approximately 12:54AM officers with the Riley County Police Department responded to the 1100 block of Bluemont Avenue for a report of a rape that had just occurred.  An investigation into the incident revealed that a 22 year old female was approached by a black male not known to her, while she was standing outside an apartment door.  The suspect forcibly pushed the female inside the apartment and proceeded to sexually assault the female.  The suspect then fled the area in an unknown direction.  The investigation into the incident is on-going at this time.  

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Riley County Police Department (785-537-2112) or the  Manhattan/Riley County Crime Stoppers (785-539-7777 or 800-222-8477).