Woman attacked by two men in Lake Worth

Posted by Rachel Leigh - email

LAKE WORTH, FL (WFLX) - Deputies are searching for two men that attacked a woman walking alone in western Lake Worth Monday.

The woman told investigators she was walking south on Kirk Road about 8:40 p.m. when two men approached her from behind. One of the men took the woman to a canal bank and sexually assaulted her, while the other acted as a lookout, according to a sheriff's report.

One man is described as being in his early 30s; 5-feet-6-inches tall and about 160 pounds. The woman said he was wearing a long sleeved black shirt and jean shorts.

The other man is described as being in his late 20s with dreadlocks in a ponytail. The woman said he is 6-feet-4-inches talls and about 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a gray hoodie, black shirt and dark jeans.

Anyone with information about the suspects is asked to call Detective Hoyle at (561) 688-4164, or Palm Beach County Crime Stoppers at (800) 458-TIPS (8477).