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Man wanted in sexual assault of woman outside White Plains Metro-North station

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – Cops in White Plains have released a sketch of a man sought in the sexual assault of a woman near the busy Metro-North station.

White Plains police are asking for help in identifying a man they say sexually assaulted a woman on Nov. 8, 2017.

The incident occurred Nov. 8 around 11:30 p.m. several blocks from the station on a path frequently used by commuters, said police.

The man was riding a bike when he grabbed the woman and took her to a nearby wooded area where he tried to sexually assault her, police said.

The victim was able to fight him off, and the attacker biked away.

The individual is described as a slim man, 5 foot 6 inches tall, with a pointed nose. He was last seen wearing dark clothing.

Anyone with information is asked to call White Plains Police at 914-422-6111.