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Police have suspect in custody after 2 women assaulted in Hamtramck

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Posted at 5:03 PM, Jul 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-24 17:03:12-04

HAMTRAMCK, Mich. (WXYZ) — Hamtramck police have taken a suspect in custody in connection to the assault of two women during the week of July 13.

According to a release, warrant requests have been submitted to the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office for review.

Police aren't saying if the suspect in custody is the man in a surveillance photo initially listed as a person of interest in the case.

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In each assault, a woman was walking alone when she was approached by a man and attacked. Police aren't saying exactly where or when the attacks happened.

Additional information is not immediately available.

Police are asking if anyone has information related to either of the assaults, to please contact the Hamtramck Police Department at 313-800-5280.