HIGHBRIDGE - Police are searching for a man they say sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl in Highbridge around 7:30 p.m. last Thursday.

Officers say the man was leaving an elevator at a building near Sedgwick and Universal avenues when he sexually assaulted the girl.

Authorities say the man was wearing a striped shirt and dark jeans at the time of the incident.

Investigators urge anyone with information about this crime to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.