Woman reports sexual assault in North End apartment foyer

A woman said she was sexually assaulted Sunday in the foyer of her North End apartment, Boston police said. The woman called police at about 10:30 p.m. Sunday, saying that a man approached her from behind and assaulted her at her building, near Salem and Hull streets, police said. The victim described the suspect as a white man in his 30s. She said he was between 5 feet 10 and 6 feet tall, and weighed about 200 pounds. He had short brown hair and was wearing a long dark coat, and jeans, the victim told police. In mid-February, a man indecently assaulted a young woman, also as she entered her foyer in the North End.

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