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Reward offered for information on sexual assault in Savannah

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Local businessman O.C. Welch is offering a $7,500 reward for information that leads to the arrest of a suspect wanted in a sexual assault case in Savannah. 

Savannah-Chatham Metro Police say a man robbed and sexually assaulted a woman around 7:30 a.m. Sunday. They say she was parking her car at Candler Hospital on Reynolds Street when the man approached her, robbed her at gunpoint and then forced her to drive to an east side location.

The suspect eventually let the woman go. 

Police are looking for a black male who is in his 30s to 40s, about 5' 10" and was wearing a black jacket and black pants. 

If you know anything about the assault, please contact the Metro Robbery Unit at 912.651.6694 or Special Victim's Unit at 912.651.6742. Tipsters also may call CrimeStoppers at 912.234.2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

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