UPDATE (WKOW) -- Madison Police say a woman found wandering along the west Beltline in the early morning hours of August 29 appears to be the victim of a stranger sexual assault.
Madison Police are not sure where the crime actually happened and is asking for the public's help in finding the following pieces of evidence:
· A small black purse with a short handle. There is a small silver plate on the purse that has the word "PRADA" inscribed on it.
· A pair of size 13, Bongo dark-blue jeans with stitching on the back pockets.
· A short-sleeve beige tunic-style sheer fabric blouse, banded at the hem. There is a butterfly pattern on the blouse: butterflies are red, purple, green, and brown.
· A red Samsung Rant brand cell phone, with texting keyboard on phone.
If you find any of these items, police ask that you do not touch them and call 911 immediately. If you ahve any information about this crime, please call Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 608-266-6014. Callers can be eligible for up to a $1,000 reward, and can remain anonymous.
MADISON (WKOW) -- A woman in her 20s was found partially clothed and disoriented on the side of the West Beltline near Gammon road early Saturday morning.
According to a police report, a passerby stopped to help the woman at just after 2:00 a.m. on Saturday. Police were notified and tell 27 News that it appears that the woman was a victim of assault. What exactly happened to her is still under investigation.
The woman was taken to a local hospital where she was treated for her injuries and released. She was also treated for exposure to the elements.
During the course of the investigation, police officers have discovered that the woman was in the downtown area earlier in the night, but so far police do not know if she met someone downtown or elsewhere.