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Person of Interest Sought in Sexual Assault in the 1300 block of 45th Place, NE

Friday, September 14, 2012

Person of Interest in Sexual Assault on September 6, 2012Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Sexual Offenses Unit are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a person of interest in a sexual assault while armed which occurred on Thursday, September 6, 2012, in the 1300 block of 45th Place, NE, at approximately 11:18 PM.

The person of interest is shown in this video exiting a train at the Deanwood Metro station and then following the victim through the station's tunnel. He is described as a black male in his early-to mid-20s, 5'7" tall, 160 pounds, with a medium complexion. During the offense, he was wearing a white polo shirt with a dark horizontal stripe across the middle, and khaki pants.

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.