3.8.14 Person of Interest Sought in First Degree Sexual Assault While Armed/Kidnapping: 700 Block of Barnes Street, NE
Contact: Officer Hugh Carew (202-727-4383)
March 8, 2014
Person of Interest Sought in First Degree Sexual Assault While Armed/Kidnapping: 700 Block of Barnes Street, NE
(Washington, DC) - The Metropolitan Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating a person of interest in connection to a first degree sexual assault while armed/kidnapping, which occurred on Saturday, March 1, 2014, at approximately 11:00 am, in the 700 block of Barnes Street, Northeast.
The suspect is described as a black male in his 20’s, approximately 5’7”, slim build, short black hair and a goatee. He was last seen wearing a black skull cap, tan jacket over a gray hooded sweatshirt with a single front pocket, white-washed blue jeans, and black and white Nike Jordan 3 shoes. He may go by the name "Moses."
The person of interest can be seen in this video: http://youtu.be/gHos_huGa5c.
Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411. DC Crime Solvers currently offers a reward of up to $1,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for an assault committed in the District of Columbia.
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