APD Press Release
ARCATA – On Sunday, Nov. 21, just before midnight, a woman was sexually assaulted in the 1300 block of 10th Street. The woman was walking home alone when she was attacked, beaten and sexually assaulted.
The attacker is described as an adult male in his mid to late thirties, heavy build, about 5 feet, 11 inches with olive skin. The man was further described as having a thick eastern European accent.
The victim received moderate injuries and was transported to an area hospital where she received treatment. Anyone having any information regarding the attack or the suspect, is encouraged to call the Arcata Police Department at (707) 822-2428.