COLUMBIA, Mo. – Columbia Police responded to Flat Branch Park at 2:30 Thursday afternoon, in reference to a sexual assault.

A 14 year old victim sexual assault 2separated from her friends at the park, before they heard her screaming nearby. The victim reported that she has been sexually assaulted by a male suspect, that her friends saw walking southbound from the park. The suspect is described as a white male in his mid-40’s, approximately 6′ tall with a thin build and a large mole on his forehead.

The investigation is on-going.