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Woman Attacked by Man in Highland Park

By rlsmetro on
Highland Park

Middlesex County officials announced today that the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office, along with the Highland Park Police Department, are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a male responsible for an aggravated assault.

According to Highland Park Police, on Sunday, June 5, at approximately 4:00 a.m., the Highland Park Police Department responded to a 911 call in the area of 130 Raritan Avenue. 

An initial investigation by the Highland Park Police Department and Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office revealed that an adult female victim was approached and physically attacked while walking along Raritan Avenue by an unknown male.

Police say the unknown male was determined to be in New Brunswick on the same evening.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, between the ages of 20 – 21, approximately 5’5” tall, described as slight build, with short dark hair wearing a black t-shirt, black pants, and black shoes.

Anyone who can assist in identifying the individual pictured below, with information regarding the incident or with surveillance footage from the area is asked to contact Detective Sean McGraw of the Highland Park Police Department at (732) 572-3800 or Detective Greg MacDonald of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-3600.

Callers may also contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-939-9600 or may access the Crime Stoppers website at middlesextips.com.