Police are searching for a suspect after a 72-year-old woman was sexually assaulted.

It happened in the Front Street East and Parliament Street area on Friday.

It was reported that the victim met the suspect sometime between 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.  She invited him back to her apartment where he sexually assaulted her.

The suspect is described as male, white, approximately 40 to 50 years of age, clean shaven with short dark hair.