Lexington police have released a sketch of a man involved in a sexual assault early Tuesday morning.
According to a news release, police were called to an apartment complex off Eastland Parkway at 3:45 a.m. A woman said she had been taking a walk nearby when a man she didn't know approached her and pulled out a knife.
The man forced the victim behind the Spencerian College building at 1575 Winchester Road where she said he raped her.
The Lexington Herald-Leader does not typically identify victims of sexual abuse.
The suspect was described as a 6-foot, 190-pound black man with a medium skin tone.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Lexington Division of Police at (859) 258-3600, the Personal Crimes Section at (859) 258-3700 or Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020.