Sketch Released of Suspect in Nashville Park Assault

A sketch of the suspect in a March 7th assault in Seven Oaks Park is released.

Authorities have released a composite sketch of a man suspected of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old boy in Seven Oaks Park, located off McGavock Pike in South Nashville. The incident occurred at approximately 5:30 p.m. on March 7th. The victim, who had walked to the park from his nearby home, was approached by the suspect and forcibly taken to a wooded area where the assault occurred. The suspect fled the scene after noticing other individuals nearby.

The suspect is described as a white male, around 50 years old, with distinctive features including freckles and crooked teeth. At the time of the assault, he was wearing a black ball cap, a black zip-up jacket without a hoodie, blue shorts, a gray shirt, and gray and white tennis shoes. It was reported that the suspect left the area driving a 2000s model Honda Civic sedan, heading toward Knight Drive.

The Nashville Police Department has released images of the suspect and the vehicle he was driving in hopes that members of the public can provide information leading to his identification and arrest. The sketch and vehicle photos can be viewed at Sketch of Suspect and Honda Civic Image.

Anyone with information about the suspect or the vehicle is encouraged to contact Nashville Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.

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