A 19-year-old woman was the victim of a crime in Sömmerda on Thursday afternoon. When the young woman was walking through the unlit city park around 5 p.m., she was approached by two unknown men. Subsequently, the 19-year-old is said to have been assaulted and sexually harassed. By physically defending herself, the woman was finally able to escape. Both men were probably of African descent. One of the men was about 170 cm tall, had short hair and wore glasses. He was dressed in dark clothes and white sneakers. The second man was about 165 cm tall. The police in Sömmerda (03634/336-0) are urgently looking for witnesses who have observed the incident or can give clues to the perpetrators.