Elderly woman been attacked and raped in Lommedalen, Bærum

Illustrations image from Lommedalen in BærumIllustrations image from Lommedalen in Bærum.Photo: Norway Today Media


An elderly woman been assaulted and raped in the hiking area around Holmevassbekken in Lommedalen Sunday afternoon.

A man with short, dark hair been announced suspected in connection with the assault.

Attack occurred at 14:30 o’clock Sunday but police waited until Thursday to announce the case. Now Ketil Thue from Police is following the case.

– Police want all people who have been around Holmevassbekken on Sunday 2nd of October 2016 around 14.30 contacting police, said Thue.

The woman has gone on urban roads towards Jordbærtoppen and then the forest path towards Holmevassbekken where she was attacked from behind, laid on the ground and raped.

– This applies in particular for those people who have made any observations or have other information that may help identify the perpetrator, but also those who have only been in the area, said the police officer.

The elderly woman describes the perpetrator as a man of unknown age, between 170 and 180 centimeters tall.

He is slim and has short, dark hair. He had dark pants. Which languages he spoke, nationality and skin color is not known.


Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today