D.C. Police Seek Suspect in Sexual Assault

LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC) — After a woman was sexually assaulted in Northwest D.C. Tuesday night, police are searching for a suspect.

Around 11 p.m., the victim was walking in the 5100 block of Wisconsin Avenue. The suspect approached the her, pressed an object against her back and demanded money. He then forced her into a nearby alley where he sexually assaulted her.

The suspect is described as a black man with a medium to dark complexion. He stands between 5-foot-4 and 5-foot-7, is between 40 and 50 years old and was wearing an olive green coat.

Anyone with information should call 202-727-9099. Information can also be submitted to
the text tip line, which can be reached by messaging 50411.


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