A spokesperson for the Beaumont Police Department issued the following news release Wednesday:
On Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 10:53am, officers responded to the 700 block of E.Lucas in reference to a Robbery of an individual. Once officers arrived it was discovered that the victim had been abducted from 3590 E.Lucas (Library). According to the victim she was leaving the library with her two small children when she was approached from behind by a black male. He was holding something in his hand which the victim thought was a weapon. The male forced her into the car and told her to start driving or he would hurt her. He directed her to Forest Lawn Cemetery located at Pine and E.Lucas, and then sexually assaulted the victim. He forced her to drive off. As she drove west on E.Lucas she saw two men working on the side of the road in the 700 block. As she drove by the workers she stopped the vehicle and began screaming for help. The suspect fled from the vehicle east on Lucas and then south on Country Club Rd.
The suspect is described as a black male in his late 20's, wearing a green T-shirt, blue jeans and sun glasses.