Attempted abduction and sexual assault in Starke

STARKE, Fla. (WCJB) -- Bradford County Sheriff's deputies are investigating an attempted abduction and sexual assault near an apartment complex in Starke.

Information about the incident was released by BCSO on Wednesday, but no specific time or date was provided. Investigators say the incident happened near Pecan Tree Apartments.

The victim reported to law enforcement that the suspect tried to rape them but was able to get away.

Investigators describe the suspect as a black male with a low fade haircut and a short goatee. He is around 5'7" tall and was wearing a long sleeve red shirt and black jeans.