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Police searching for man who robbed, sexually assaulted woman

Man threatened victim with knife near bus stop

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MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – The Miami-Dade Police Department is searching for a man who robbed and sexually assaulted a woman after threatening her with a knife.

Authorities said the woman got off a bus at the bus stop at Southwest 283 Street. When she was walking in the area, the man walked up to her and threatened her with a knife, robbed her of personal belongings and sexually assaulted her, police said.

The man is described as African-American, 5 feet 2 inches tall and wearing dark clothes. He was seen leaving the area on a black mountain bike.

Miami-Dade police are asking the public for information on any other incidents with a man matching the description. Anyone with information is asked to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.