Sumner County suspect - 8/7/19

The person in the sketch is wanted in Sumner County for aggravated burglary and sexual assault of a juvenile. (Photo: TBI/Sumner County Sheriff's Office)

GALLATIN, TN (WSMV) - Authorities are searching for a man accused of aggravated burglary and sexual assault of a juvenile near the Sumner/Trousdale County line near Bethpage last month.

The Sumner County Sheriff’s Office said the incident happened on July 29 between midnight and 5 a.m.

The victim said the man smelled of cigarettes and spray paint. He may have had a weapon in his left front pocket, but never brandished a weapon.

The suspect is described as biracial between the age of 25 and 35 years old. He was around 6 feet tall and weighed between 170-200 pounds. He was thin with a muscular build. He was wearing a black cut-off style t-shirt, a gold chain with a gold cross that hung past his lower breast line, an earring, possibly in the right ear, red boxers and possibly grey cotton-style pants.

The method of travel for the suspect is not known.

If you have information about the incident, contact the Sumner County Sheriff’s Office at 615-451-3838.

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