Woman falsely reported sexual assault, man arrested - 7News Boston WHDH-TV

Woman falsely reported sexual assault, man arrested

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MEDFORD, Mass. (WHDH) - Police are looking for a woman they say falsely reported a sexual assault to Medford authorities.

According to officials, the woman reported that she had been sexually assaulted by a Medford resident on April 24. She gave a detailed statement and a suspect was arrested.

A follow-up investigation determined that the woman had lied about the assault and her identity. The man was released from custody, but the woman is still at large.

The suspect is described as a short woman with a large build and a medium complexion.

If anybody has any information as to this person's identity, they are asked to contact the Medford Police Department at (781) 391-6767 ext. 257.
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