Two men sought in Dewey assault
Dewey police are searching for two men they say assaulted a woman July 20 as she walked near Collins Avenue.
The woman was walking at 1:44 a.m. in the northbound shoulder of Coastal Highway when the two men approached her from behind, said Sgt. Clifford Dempsey of the Dewey Beach Police Department.
One man pulled her dress off and pushed her to the pavement, while the other man videotaped the assault with his cellphone, Dempsey said.
Both men are described as white, in their late 20s and about 5-feet-8-inches tall. The attacker had a medium build and was wearing a light-colored, short-sleeve shirt with dark, vertical stripes and dark shorts.
The man videotaping had a thin build and was wearing a dark T-shirt and dark-colored shorts.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Dewey Beach Police Department at 227-1110 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.