LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County deputies are searching for an alleged rapist. Investigators released a sketch of the man, wearing a orange baseball cap. They say he broke into a 62-year-old woman's home earlier this week in Pine Manor and held her at knifepoint.
A representative with SWFL Crime Stoppers says they've had several tips, but they could use more. The victim described him as a man in his 20's, weighing about 150 pounds, and standing between 5'5 and 5'10. He was wearing an orange baseball cap. The victim also said he had a tattoo of ropes or chains on his right arm.
The 62-year-old woman said that man broke into her home earlier this week in Pine Manor, held her at knifepoint and raped her, all while her 4-year-old granddaughter was asleep nearby.
Call SWFL Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS if you have any information about this case.