State police are trying to locate a man, who is accused of trying to sexually assault a woman at the Mohegan Sun Casino Saturday night after he sold her drugs.
According to police, an unidentified man offered to sell a woman narcotics. The woman agreed to meet the man in the Winter garage at the casino around 3 a.m.
After giving the man her money, the suspect grabbed the woman and dragged her into a wooded area near Cove Road, police said.
The woman was able to fight off her attacker before being sexually assaulted.
She fled on foot and ran into the casino where she notified police, who searched the area. However, the suspect was not located.
The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with any information is asked to call state police at 860-848-6534.
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