James City County Sexual Assault
JAMES CITY COUNTY -- Police in James City County are investigating the alleged rape of a 61-year-old woman.
Police say the sexual assault happened last month near a dumpster in the 4000 block of Midlands Road. The attack wasn't reported until last week.
The victim told police she drove into an apartment community around 1 a.m. to put trash in a dumpster when she was grabbed from behind.
The victim says the stranger threw her on the ground and sexually assault her.
Major Steve Rubino tells 13News Now that sexual assaults of this type are rare in the county and when rapes are reported the individuals usually know each other.
Police say the suspect may have stubbly facial hair. The victim says he smelled of smoke and didn't have shoes on.