Man wanted after sexual assault on Phoenix girl

The Phoenix Police Department is asking for help locating a man that reportedly forced his way into an apartment and sexually assaulted a young girl.The incident happened Friday around 6 a.m. at the home near 7th Avenue and Indian School Road.Police say the victim’s step-father caught the suspect in the apartment and chased him onto Indian School Road where the suspect was able to get away.The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 6 feet tall, 180-200 pounds, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, dark baseball cap and dark backpack. The suspect appeared to be between the ages of 30 and 50.A composite sketch of the suspect is also featured above.Police say the suspect is possibly a transient that has been seen in the area recently. Police identified the victim as a juvenile but did not clarify further on her age.Anyone with any information is urged to call the Phoenix Police Department.