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Suspect arrested in Assault with Intent to Commit First Degree Sexual Abuse Burglary One

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Suspect arrested in Assault with Intent to Commit First Degree Sexual Abuse Burglary One

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Sexual Assault Unit announced today that a suspect has been arrested in an assault with intent to commit sexual abuse and burglary of a residence in the 6700 block of 14th Street, NW on May 16, 2013.

On Thursday, May 16, 2013, a victim reported that she was inside of her residence sleeping, when she was awakened by a suspect standing over her bed.  The suspect attempted to sexually assault the victim. During the assault, the victim managed to fend off the suspect.  Afterwards, the suspect fled the scene of the assault. 

On Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 26-year-old Domingo Martinez of Northwest, DC was arrested and charged with Assault with the Intent to Commit First Degree Sexual Abuse and Burglary One, in connection with this offense.