Police: Denver woman attacked in apartment stairwell

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Police issued a composite of a man who attacked a woman in the stairwell of a Denver apartment building on Feb. 23, 2014. (Photo: DPD)

DENVER — A woman was attacked Sunday in the stairwell of her apartment building in Denver.

At approximately 9:15 a.m. Sunday, Denver police said a woman was assaulted in the stairwell of her apartment building located at 860 S. Oneida St.

The victim immediately reported the incident to authorities, said police.

A Crime Stopper alert issued by the Denver Police Department described the suspect as a Hispanic male in his 40s, 5-foot-10 to 5-foot-11, heavy build with a pot belly, mustache, think eyebrows, acne scarring on his face and a crooked right index finger.

Police said they suspect the man may be homeless.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867. Tipsters can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.