The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) is searching for a male suspect allegedly responsible for raping a woman in her vehicle near a park at Glencoe Avenue and Alla Road in the Villa Marina East area, at 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 29th.

Police say the man forced the woman into the passenger side of her vehicle at knifepoint and forced her to drive to an unknown alley, where he allegedly sexually assaulted her.

The man then fled on foot, police said.

He is described as African-American, 25 to 30 years old, medium dark brown hair, five- feet-11 to six feet tall.

He was last seen wearing a leather jacket, a brown long-sleeve button-down shirt, brown slacks, and dark brown or black leather boots.

Anyone with information is asked to call LAPD West Bureau Detective Johnson or Detective Bishop, sexual assault detail, (213) 473-0447.