SYLVESTER, GA (WALB) - The Sylvester Police Department issued a news release Monday morning, regarding a rape investigation that is now underway.
They say that early on Christmas morning, a man entered a residence on Carter Road in Sylvester, and sexually assaulted a 70 year old woman.
The victim was unfamiliar with the attacker. She was transported to Phoebe Putney Hospital, where she was treated and released.
The Sylvester Police Department is asking for anyone with any information regarding this assault, call (229) 776-8500 or CrimeStoppers at (229) 436-8477.