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Suspect Arrested in Sexual Assault While Armed

Monday, December 31, 2012

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Sexual Assault Unit have announced a suspect has been arrested in the sexual assault while armed that occurred in the 5600 block of Southern Avenue, SE.

On Saturday, December 29, 2012, at approximately 6:05 pm, an adult female was walking in the 5600 block of Southern Avenue, SE, when she was approached by an unknown black male operating a blue four-door sedan.  The suspect offered the female a ride at which time she accepted.  Once inside the vehicle, the suspect produced a handgun and sexually assaulted the victim.  The victim was able to escape the vehicle and call for MPD assistance.

Upon investigation, the suspect was located and arrested in the 4700 block of 1st Street, SW.

The suspect, identified as 52-year-old Geary McCall, of Southwest, DC has been charged with First Degree Sexual Assault while Armed.