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Police plead for help in probe of Jamestown sex attack

JAMESTOWN - A female was sexually assaulted Friday evening while walking behind a store on Victoria Avenue.

The victim was attacked by a male at around 7:45 p.m. Friday while walking behind the Big Lots store, police said Saturday. Police provided no further details or description of the attacker.

Investigators are reviewing surveillance video and asking for the public's help.

Police are looking to identify a man carrying a white laundry bag in the area at about the time of the attack.

Anyone who may have information is asked to contact the Jamestown Police Department at 483-7537. Anonymous tips can be left at 483-8477.