Police identify suspect in sexual assault case reported at Savannah hotel

Police identify suspect in sexual assault case reported at Savannah hotel
Suspect wanted in connection with sexual assault case at Savannah hotel. (Source: Savannah Police Department)

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - UPDATE - The Savannah Police Department has identified a suspect in a sexual assault case.

Savannah PD says the suspect was identified but did not release any other information on that suspect.


According to police, the incident occurred in the morning of July 18 at the La Quinta Inn on Abercorn Street. The suspect, who goes by Al, is described as a black man in his 40s who has a beard, short hair and is around 6 feet tall. He is known to frequent the area near the La Quinta Inn and Studio 6 on West Montgomery Cross Road.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Special Victims Unit at (912) 651-6742 or Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted through a CrimeStoppers online tip portal at https://www.p3tips.com/tipform.aspx?ID=757.

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