UPDATED Monday, August 25, 2014 --

MADISON, Wis. --- Police have arrested a man suspected of a sexual assault that happened early Wednesday morning near the UW-Madison campus.

Marcus T. Boone, age 27, was arrested over the weekend for First Degree Sexual Assault.

Boone is accused of attacking a 21-year-old woman as she walked along S. Park St. The victim had been out with friends near State St. when she was grabbed and taken into a parking lot and assaulted.


A 21-year-old woman was sexually assaulted by a stranger who followed her on S. Park Street early this morning.

The victim had been out with friends in the State Street area and was grabbed from behind walking on Fahrenbrook Ct. The man threatened to shoot her, but there was no visible weapon.

The assault took place in a parking lot. The man fled south on N. Mills Street when it was over.

The suspect was a black male wearing a light colored t-shirt and shorts, has facial stubble, short hair, muscular built, and about 6 feet tall.