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Solon Police: Elderly woman fondled inside her apartment building

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Park East Drive, Solon Park East Drive, Solon
SOLON, OH (WOIO) -

An investigation is underway after an elderly woman was allegedly assaulted in her Solon apartment building.

It happened around 9:30 p.m. on August 8 at the victim's Park East Drive apartment building.

The 70-year-old victim told police she was in the foyer picking up her mail when a strange man wearing a gray hoodie and dark colored pants burst into the foyer from outside and grabbed her breast. The victim screamed and tried to swing her fist at him, but the suspect ran into the woods next to the building.

The suspect is described as approximately 5'9" around 25-years-old. Solon police tell 19 Action News the suspect remains on the loose.

The elderly victim was not injured or robbed of any of her belongings.

Police tell 19 Action News this is the second incident that occurred to the victim. The first happened on May 1.

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