Thursday, May 9, 2013

Sexual assault suspect on the loose: contact police if you think you saw him

Yesterday there was a robbery and sexual assault on the 1400 block of Oak Street NW, in the Trinity AME  Church parking lot and nearby. The police are looking for your help finding the suspect. See the video for an image of one suspect, and read below for a message from the police. If you noticed anything like what's mentioned, even if you aren't sure, you should contact the police. You can be anonymous.

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Suspects Sought in a Sexual Assault and Robbery: 1400 Block of Oak Street, NW

(Washington, DC)- The Metropolitan Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating two suspects in connection with a sexual assault and robbery which occurred in the 1400 block of Oak Street, NW.

On Monday, May 6, 2013, between the hours of 12:50 am and 1:00 am, a female and a male were sitting in a vehicle in the 1500 block of Meridian Place, NW, when they were approached by two unknown males who produced a handgun and forced them out of the vehicle. The male victim was assaulted at that location whereas the female victim was taken to the 1400 block of Oak Street, NW, where she was sexually assaulted. Both victims were robbed of property.

The suspects are described as two black males wearing ski masks and both armed with a handgun.

Anyone with information that can assist in the identification of these suspects 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.


-Josue Salmeron

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

May 6 was Monday, not yesterday.

Thanks for the heads up though.