Fort Hood soldier's wife beaten and robbed, suspect looked like maintenance worker

Update on woman assault

FORT HOOD - Special Agents from the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command were investigating the robbery and assault of a Soldier's wife at approximately 7:00 p.m. September 11th and approximately 10:30 a.m. September 20th in the Pershing Park housing area. 

The suspect is described as a black male, early 30s, dark brown eyes, short wavy hair, approximately 5 feet, 7 inches tall.  

He was seen  wearing a maintenance-type uniform that included a short-sleeve blue shirt, long dark pants, dark colored work boots and wearing black and yellow work gloves.

In response to the investigation, the Fort Hood Family Housing Facebook page posted a notice about the measures in place for all of their staff members.

1. Fort Hood Family Housing staff will only come to the front door,
2. They will always have a Fort Hood Family Housing ID badge and will present it without hesitation.

3. Residents can call 254-285-2302 to verify our employee’s identity.

The post also included, "At Fort Hood Family Housing the safety of our residents is of utmost importance and continues to be our top priority. Any concerns are taken very seriously and investigated fully."

Anyone with information is asked to call the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command (CID) at (254) 287-2722, Fort Hood Military Police at 254-287-4001 or email CID Headquarters at Army.CID.Crime.Tips@mail.mil.

Individuals wishing to remain anonymous will be honored to the degree allowable under the law and the information will be held in the strictest confidence allowable.    

No additional information was released Tuesday while the investigation continued.

(© 2016 KCEN)


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