FW: Sexual Assault in the 1300 block of 45th Place, NE
- For Immediate Release
Contact: Gwendolyn Crump (202-727-4383)
September 7, 2012
Sexual Assault in the 1300 block of 45th Place, NE
(Washington, DC) – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Sexual Offenses Unit are seeking the public’s assistance in reference to a sexual assault, which occurred in the 1300 block of 45th Place, Northeast.
On Thursday, September 6, 2012, a victim reported that she was walking in the 1300 block of 45th Place, Northeast, Washington D.C., at approximately 11:00 pm, when she was approached from behind by a male subject who ordered her to the ground and sexually assaulted her at gunpoint. Afterwards, the subject fled the scene of the assault.
The suspect is described as a black male, 15-22 years old, 165 pounds, medium complexion, wearing a white polo shirt with green and blue stripes, and tan 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.
**A composite sketch of the suspect is attached.
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