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Amherst Police Investigating Weekend Assault

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AMHERST, Mass. (WGGB) — Police in Amherst are investigating the weekend assault of a woman.

Amherst Police Lt. Ronald Young says that around midnight Saturday, a man assaulted an 18-year-old woman from New York along North Pleasant Street, near Berkshire Terrace.

The woman was uninjured.

Young adds that the suspect is only described as a college-aged white male with an earring in at least one ear, who was last seen wearing jeans and a gray hooded sweatshirt. He was last seen leaving the area in a gray or silver sedan.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Amherst Police Detective Bureau at (413) 259-3015.


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  • HonestABElincoln

    OMG I think I’m him. I even have those clothes, jeans and a grey hoodie. I think I might be the mystery masher.