Homeless woman reports rape near Illges Road

tstevens@ledger-enquirer.comMay 8, 2014 

A 42-year-old homeless woman told police she was raped by a stranger Wednesday on some railroad tracks near Illges Road, according to a Columbus police report.

Around 6 p.m. the woman said she was assaulted by a 5-foot-4 black man between 50 and 55 years old. The suspect was described as slim, with a bald head.

Anyone with more information should contact Investigative Services at 706-653-3400.

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