LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC) — After a woman was sexually assaulted by a stranger while at her job in Northwest D.C., District police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a person of interest in the case.
Around 9 a.m. Tuesday, a man entered the victim’s place of employment, located in the 1700 block of 7th Street, and assaulted her. Police say it was a first degree assault.
The person of interest in the case is described as a black male in his early twenties with a medium complexion, thin build and short haircut. He is between 5-foot-6 and 5-foot-10, and was wearing a grey shirt, black Helly Hansen pants, grey/green shoes, and a grey baseball cap. He has a tattoo on his right forearm of unknown letters and was last seen carrying a blue, satchel-type backpack.
Anyone with information about this man should call 202-727-9099. Information can also be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.