Two stranger rapes have been reported to Minneapolis Police in the city’s 5th Precinct.
In both cases, the rapes occurred around 2 a.m. in public areas while the victim was walking alone, according to police.
In the first incident on June 24, a woman reported being dragged to a grassy area near Franklin & Lyndale by a black male with a gun around 2:20 a.m. The man threatened to kill her during the sexual assault, according to police. He was described as 5 foot 3 to 5 foot 7 with a medium build.