Newark Police seek public's help in identifying vehicle owners, operators
7:15 p.m., Aug. 14, 2014--Newark Police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying two vehicles believed to have been involved in a sexual assault on Thursday, July 24, in the Newark area.
A 23-year-old woman reported a sexual assault that occurred in the early morning hours on that date at an unknown location in Newark.
The vehicles were parked in front of Grotto's restaurant on East Main Street from 12:38 to 1:18 a.m., July 24, then left westbound on East Main Street.
One vehicle appears to be a dark-colored BMW, and the other vehicle is a dark-colored sports utility vehicle. Newark Police have released a surveillance photo of the two vehicles.
The victim, who is not a University of Delaware student, was not physically injured.
Anyone with information should contact Detective Fred Nelson at 302-366-7110, ext. 136 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Anonymous tips can be texted to 302NPD, with the message to TIP411. Information also can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or www.tipsubmit.com, where a reward may be available.
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