Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a suspect in connection with a First Degree Sexual Assault While Armed in the area of the 1100 block of Atlas Court, NE.
On Saturday, June 21, 2014, at approximately 1:00 am, an adult transgender female accepted a ride from an unknown male. Once inside the vehicle, the suspect drove to a nearby alley, produced a handgun, and sexually assaulted her.
The suspect is described as a black male, in his twenties, with short curly hair, dark complexion, slim build, and was last seen wearing a black shirt and pants. The suspect was driving a gold four-door Lexus, possibly an ES 350.
Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411. DC Crime Solvers currently offers a reward of up to $1,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for an assault committed in the District of Columbia.