Update: Police say the location of the assault was First Avenue Northeast and Northeast 117th Street.
A woman walking home from the Northgate Mall area was dragged into nearby bushes and sexually assaulted about 7 p.m. Friday, police say.
The suspect description:
• White male 20-30 years old
• Very short (buzz-cut), light colored hair
• Medium height and thin build
• The victim described him as looking “methy” with very bad teeth, sunken eyes and a wiry build.
The victim managed to walk home, where her roommate called police. She was treated at Harborview Medical Center, police said. The investigation is open; anyone with information is asked to call 911.
We’ve asked the police for a better location for the assault.