Sketch released in bus stop sex assault

Woman forced to perform a sex act
February 28, 2008 7:11:30 PM PST
Police on Staten Island have released a sketch of man they say sexually assaulted a woman at a bus stop on Tuesday. Investigators say the suspect grabbed the 24-year-old woman from behind and dragged her into a fenced backyard at gunpoint. He then sexually assaulted her.

The incident happened on Richmond Hill Road in the New Springville section.

The suspect is described as a black man, 30 to 40 years old, 190 to 200 pounds, and was last seen wearing a blue hoody sweater and blue jeans.

Tthe bus stop is located about quarter-mile from both the Staten Island Mall and the 122nd Precinct satellite police station.