For Release: 03-29-2016
Prepared By: Sgt. Dyon Harper
Police Investigate Sexual Assault
Raytown, MO – Raytown Police were called regarding a sexual assault yesterday, 03-28-16, that occurred in a parking lot in the 9400 block of E. 63 Street. A 24 year old woman reported that her car broke down on I-435, near 63rd Street yesterday morning at about 8:00 a.m. A man, not known to her, stopped and offered to give her a ride. They stopped at a convenience store at the 8700 block of E. 63 Street, where the man went inside for a few minutes. He then drove her to the 63rd Street parking lot in Raytown. The woman said that the man groped her and sexually assaulted her, then he drove her back to her car. The man, a 41 year old Kansas City, Kansas man, was located and taken into custody. The investigation is still ongoing.