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Boy Sexually Assaulted By Man Who Touched His Groin At Humboldt Park, Police Say

The assault happened Friday night at the park.

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UPDATE: Police said on Tuesday an investigation showed this incident did not happen.

CHICAGO — A man sexually assaulted a boy Friday night at Humboldt Park.

At 7 p.m. Friday, the boy was in a bathroom at the park, 1440 N. Humboldt Blvd., when the man came into the room and put the boy’s hand on the man’s groin, according to a Chicago Police community alert. The man also put his hand on the boy’s groin.

The man weighed about 200 pounds and wore a baseball hat, black jacket, black sweater and blue jeans, police said. He had a “king” tattoo across his fingers and a “fork with a crown” tattoo.

Anyone with information about the incident was asked to call police at 312-744-8200.