BREAKING NEWS: Troopers seeking public help in locating a man who attacked a teenage girl

At 9:20am Alaska State Troopers received a report of a sexual assault.

According to Troopers Spokeswoman Megan Peters the victim was a teenage female.

Peters stated the victim reported she heard someone call for help in a wooded area off of Loftus Rd.

When she went to assist she was attacked by a white male.

According to Peters she was able to break away while being roped and was able to phone for help at a nearby residence.

Alaska State Troopers are actively searching for the attacker and have Trooper k9s out in attempt to aid in location; he is believed to be a white male in his twenties, wearing a dark sweatshirt and jeans, is of average build, and has a scar over his eye.

If anyone has any information they believe would help with locating this man, please contact Alaska State Troopers at 451-5100.

This is a developing story.