UPDATE: the woman lied. Read.
BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office tonight is seeking information from anyone who may have unknowingly witnessed a sexual assault on the Florida Turnpike in northern Palm Beach County.
On Tuesday, February 11, 2014, at 9:00 am, a female traveling in a red vehicle, northbound on the Florida Turnpike between the Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter exits, had a flat tire and pulled over to the side of the road. Shortly after, a white male, driving a white vehicle, pulled over and asked the victim if she needed assistance. The suspect asked the victim to retrieve an object to assist in removing the hub cap. The victim walked over to the passenger side of her car, opened the door, as soon as she leaned inside the vehicle the suspect came up behind her, pushed her in the vehicle and sexually assaulted her.
If anyone was driving northbound on the Florida Turnpike between 8:30 am and 9:30 am on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 and may have noticed two vehicles on the side of the road, in the northbound lanes between Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS or Detective Carey Jimenez at (561) 688-4146.
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