Woman raped at Fall Festival in Lufkin

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Police are looking for a man who raped a woman in public over the weekend.

The assault happened Sunday night at the VFW fall festival on Ford Chapel Road in Lufkin.

Lt. David young with Lufkin police says the woman was attacked from behind, shoved down and raped.

When someone walked nearby, the suspect took off.

The victim did go to the hospital Tuesday and that's when she called the police.

The victim said the man was dark skinned, and she believed he was either Black or Hispanic.

If you have any information, call the Lufkin police at 633-0356 or Crime Stoppers at 639-TIPS (8477).