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Cops Investigate Sex Assault Allegation In Central Park

Police Were At The Scene For Much Of Sunday
Police investigate a possible sexual assault in Central Park on Nov. 17, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Police investigate a possible sexual assault in Central Park on Nov. 17, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police spent Sunday investigating an allegation of sexual assault in Central Park.

On Sunday evening, authorities were still questioning a woman who says she was attacked in the park near East 99th Street and Fifth Avenue, CBS 2 reported.

Crime scene investigators in white jumpsuits combed the area all day looking for evidence.

Sources told CBS 2 that a 28-year-old woman was seen walking with a man into the park. She claims he asked her for directions, took her into the park and assaulted her.

Police have not released any information on the suspect.

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