April 16th, 2012 by WCBC Radio
On 4/15/12, Members of the Allegany County Sheriffs Office was flagged down by a frantic female that advised that she had been assaulted by an intruder that was inside of her residence on Douglas Ave Lonaconing, Md when she arrived home. The victim advised that a black male with a dark hoodie, and dark jeans was inside of her bathroom when she entered her residence. The suspect assaulted her and ran out the back door prior to 8:00 pm. The victim was able to flag down a Sheriffs Deputy as he was clearing a previous call in the area. A search ensued with the assistance of Trooper 5 as well as MSP K-9. However the suspect was not located. After speaking to home owners in the area, it was learned that this suspect may of been seen in the area for over a 2 hour period. The suspect may of been the driver or occupant of a dark colored (possibly blue) Jeep that was also seen in the area. Anyone who may have observed the suspect or vehicle is asked to contact the Allegany County Sheriffs office at 301-777-1585. The case is being investigated by Cpl. Jon Dowden. Callers may remain anonymous.