She was sitting in her friend’s car in West Kendall when a man opened the car door and raped her, according to police.
On Tuesday, Miami-Dade police released a sketch of the man who detectives say was behind this heinous act.
The 43-year-old woman was sitting alone in her friend’s car at about 5:30 a.m. Nov. 16 around Southwest 72nd Street and 157th Avenue, when a man opened the door and said in Spanish, “They abandoned you,” according to police.
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Police say the man forcibly moved the woman to the backseat and “sexually assaulted her.” The case is being investigated as a sexual battery, which under Florida law includes rape.
The man left in a blue car, police said.
He is described as in his 30s, 5 feet, 10 inches to 6 feet tall, with an athletic build. He was clean shaven and had black short curly hair.
Anyone with information is asked to call Miami-Dade police at 305-471-TIPS (8477).