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Woman sexually assaulted and robbed in Solothurn

National News // By Tay Kinnear // July 11, 2019

Solothurn police are hunting a man and calling for witnesses after a 43-year-old woman was sexually assaulted and robbed in the early hours of yesterday morning.

Pixabay Woman sexually assaulted and robbed in Solothurn

The victim was threatened by the man unless she agreed to his demands. After the attack he took her bag and ran.

Police are specifically searching for female cyclist who passed by at the time of the attack, around 2.30am in the Rötibrucke area near the Aare River.

The attacker is described as around 35 years old with dark curly hair and 175 cm tall. He spoke Swiss German.

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