Sketch of St. Helena sexual assault suspect released

rlurye@islandpacket.comMarch 29, 2014 

A sketch of the suspect in a Wednesday attempted sexual assault on St. Helena Island was released Saturday by the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office.

According to a Sheriff's Office report, a woman was walking near Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard about 10 p.m. when a man driving a dark, two-door car offered her a ride.

He then demanded she undress, according to the report. Following a struggle, the suspect pushed the woman out of the moving car in the Orange Grove area.

Anyone with information can contact Cpl. Jason Malphrus 843-255-3426 or CrimeStoppers at 1-888-Crime SC (274-6372).

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