HOUSTON — A man is wanted in connection with the sexual assaults and robberies of two women, KPRC Local 2 reported.
Houston police said one of the attacks happened in the 5800 block of Sugar Hill Drive at about 9:30 p.m. on Dec. 21 and the other happened in the 7200 block of Tanger Street at about 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 23. Both homes are in southwest Houston and are about 6.5 miles away from each other. Investigators said an 80-year-old woman was home alone and was attacked after the man walked into her open garage.The second victim, 64, was attacked while her husband was out of town, police said. Investigators said the man likely pried open a lock to get to her.
The man stole one of the victim’s cars, police said. It was later found and the car radio was turned to a gospel station, which the victim never listened to.The man was described as black, 30 to 40 years old, about 6 feet 3 inches tall, 200 to 250 pounds with a large athletic build.
He has a dark complexion, short black hair and is clean-shaven, police said.
Praise 92.1 Regional Vice President Doug Abernethy has been contacted about this story from local television news stations, and has stated that:
We will cooperate with officials in every way to help apprehend this suspect and get him off the streets.
Anyone with information is asked to call the HPD Special Crimes Division at 713-308-1180 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.