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Sexual Assault in the Unit block of 46th Place, Northeast

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Sexual Assault Unit are seeking the public’s assistance in reference to a sexual assault, which occurred in the unit block of 46th Place, Northeast.

On Monday, December 11, 2012, a victim reported that she was walking toward Benning Road at approximately 6:45 am, when she was approached from behind by an unknown male subject at the intersection of Central Avenue and 46th Place, Northeast.  The subject forced the victim to walk into the unit block of 46th Place, Northeast, where he sexually assaulted her. Afterwards, the subject fled the scene of the assault. 

The suspect is described as a black male, 5'8", heavy build, medium complexion, wearing a gray coat, gray jeans and a black facial mask.  

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.