SAVANNAH, GA (Saturday, August 19, 2017) –  Savannah-Chatham Metro’s Special Victims Unit is investigating the sexual assault of a 31-year-old woman in her vehicle on Berrien Street this morning.

The woman told police she was in her parked vehicle about 2:30 a.m. when an unknown man got into her vehicle, punched her in the face and then sexually assaulted her. The man was last seen traveling west on Martin Luther King Boulevard. He was described as a thin-built black male, about 5-foot-9 and 165 lbs., with twisties in his hair. He was wearing a white T-shirt and jeans at the time of the incident.

Anyone with information on the incident should contact police. A tip line directly to investigators is open at (912) 525-3124. Information can also be submitted anonymously to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. CrimeStoppers tipsters may qualify for a  cash reward.