Police: Woman sexually assaulted at south side park

Police: Woman sexually assaulted at south side park

A 32-year-old Madison woman was sexually assaulted by a stranger on Thursday evening while she was in Paunack Park, according to Madison police.

The incident occurred at the park, located near the 1500 block of Waunona Way on the city’s south side, just after 7 p.m.

The woman said the man took a large amount of cash from her.

Officers said they were unable to establish a crime scene. A detective is following up on the report, police said.

The woman was taken to an area hospital for an examination after the attack.

The man is described as white, about 6 feet 2 inches tall, with a muscular build, a shaved head and clean shaven, police said. They said he was wearing glasses, a blue tank-top shirt, blue jean shorts and brown sandals.

Authorities said that anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 608-266-6014.