Hanahan police searching for man accused of sexually assaulting woman

HANAHAN, SC (WCSC) - Hanahan Police are looking for a man accused of sexually assaulting a woman at a Remount Road apartment on July 27.

Police say a woman reported being assaulted between 10 p.m. and 12 a.m. at her home by the man.

The woman told police she and man were initially having consensual sex, but the intercourse became non-consensual and she was punched in the head, held down, choked, bitten and sexually assaulted.

Police released a still from surveillance video taken outside the victim's apartment complex showing the man, who they say is approximately 5'7" in height, weighs 140 pounds and has dark short hair. He was shown leaving the victim's apartment at 10:45 p.m., police say.

Anyone with information or who is able to identify the man in the surveillance still should contact Detective Breen at the Hanahan Police Department at (843) 554-4221, ext. 149.

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