3 Sexual Assaults Reported Last Week

Boston Police have issued a community alert after three women were sexually assaulted on Beacon Hill on Thursday and Friday.

The suspect is described by victims as a white male in his early- to mid-20s, with medium build, between 5 feet 7 inches and 5 feet 9 inches tall. The suspect has dark chin-length hair, victims said.

At about 2:15 p.m. on Thursday, May 30, the victim was reaching for her keys in front of her Anderson Street residence, at which time the suspect approached her from behind and groped her. The victim yelled for help, and the suspect fled on Anderson Street turning left on Phillips Street.

In the second attack, the victim was on the steps of her Phillips Street residence at about 11:28 p.m. on Friday, when the suspect approached her from behind and knocked her to the ground. The victim was allegedly sexually assaulted for several seconds before the suspect fled on Anderson Street in the direction of Phillips Street.

The third attack took place in the area of Garden and Phillips streets at around 11:30 p.m. on Friday. At that time, the victim observed the suspect on the sidewalk after passing him on the street. When the suspect approached the victim from behind, she turned and confronted the suspect, who groped her and fled right on to Phillips Street.

Anyone with information on these incidents is asked to call District A-1 detectives at 617-343-4248 or the Sexual Assault Unit at 617-343-4400.

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