CMPD searching for sexual assault suspect

Credit: Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police are searching for a man accused of a sexual assault. 

Police say Tommy Williamson, 40 is responsible for an assault that took place around 11:15 a.m. on Oct. 18. 

The victim told detectives that she had been with Williamson in a home in the 3500 block of Shamrock Dr. when he pulled out a weapon and sexually assaulted her. 

She was able to free herself and call 911, but Williamson fled the residence before police arrived. 

Williamson is described as a black man, 6’3” with a bald head and multiple tattoos on his face. 

Anyone with information is asked to call 911, or call CrimeStoppers at 704-334-1600.