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Sexual Assault in the 4700 block of 1st Street, SW

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Sexual Assault in the 4700 block of 1st Street, SW

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department are investigating a sexual assault and robbery while armed.

On Monday, September 17, 2012, at approximately 11:00 pm, two black male suspects approached a male victim in the 4700 block of 1st Street, SW.  The subjects who were armed with handguns robbed the victim of his money.  The suspects then forced the victim into his home.  While inside the residence, one of the suspects ordered a female occupant into a bedroom, where he sexually assaulted her.  Additional money and property was taken from the residence. Afterwards, both suspects fled the scene of the assault/robbery. 

The suspect who committed the sexual assault is described as a black male, approximately 5’8”, 160 pounds, dark complexion; short plaits and armed with a handgun.  The second suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5’6”, medium build, dark complexion, full beard, mustache and armed with a handgun.    

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099.  Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.