State Police report a Boston woman walking by the Weld Boathouse near JFK Street was attacked early this morning:
At approximately 2 a.m. she was near the Weld Boat House on Memorial Drive when she was approached by a man on a bicycle. As she tried to walk away, the assailant physically and sexually assaulted her. The victim screamed for help; two witnesses in the area heard her and ran toward her, at which point the assailant got back on his bike and fled.
The victim was transported to St. Elizabeth’s Hospital for treatment. She has since been released.
Her attacker is described as white, in his late 20s or early 30s, stocky and with blond or light brown hair.
Anyone with information can call State Police detectives at 617-740-7875.