Police Arrest U-District Rape Suspect

Police arrested a 32-year-old man Tuesday for a rape in the University District Sunday morning.

A woman in the University District reported a rape to police Sunday morning around 9 am. The woman stated that she woke up Sunday to find an unknown male on top of her. She forced the man out of her apartment and called 911.

Officers identified the suspect as a 32-year-old man Tuesday afternoon. Police searched the University District and found the suspect and took him into custody for investigation of rape.

Sexual assault is never your fault. If you believe you are the victim of sexual assault please call 911. If you need additional resources please follow this link: https://www.seattle.gov/police/need-help/sexual-assault