Armed rapist sought in violent attack

EAST CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - East Cleveland police looking for a violent rapist.

Police say 26-year-old Ali Jabbarr attacked a 17-year-old girl at the RTA transit station last weekend. Jabbarr was armed with a gun he stole from his grandfather.

The victim does not know her attacker, and was on the way to visit family.

Jabbarr has already served prison time for a previous rape.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the East Cleveland Police Department at 216-451-1234.

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