Young Girl Assaulted on Maine Playground, Police Release Photos of Vehicle Seeking Help Locating Suspects
Maine Sheriff's Deputies are seeking the public's help in identifying the vehicle, and those who may have been in it, during an apparent assault that happened in Maine on Friday evening.
WMTW News 8, is reporting that the alleged assault took place on Friday evening at about 7:30 when a white car pulled up to a playground that a young girl was playing on. Police say that a white vehicle pulled up being driven by a man.
A woman got out of the car and reportedly assaulted the young girl while the male driver stood by and watched. There were three children on the playground at the time of the assault, though it seems only the one girl was targeted.
Police were called to the scene of the assault, but the suspects had already returned to their vehicle and left the area.
WMTW is reporting that the incident occurred at a school playground in Levant, Maine, located in Penobscot County.
They are also reporting that it was not initially disclosed what, if any, injuries the child received during the assault.
The Penobscot County Sheriff's Office is currently reviewing video footage that may help lead them to the (at least 2) suspects involved in the assault.
However, they are also asking for the public's help in potentially identifying who they are. They are asking anyone who may recognize the vehicle or has any information about the incident is being asked to contact the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigative Division at 207-947-4585.