Police: Person of interest wanted in sexual assault case on Metro platform in DC

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(Courtesy D.C. police)

WASHINGTON — After an alleged sexual assault on a Metro station platform in Northeast D.C. Wednesday night, police are looking for a person of interest and need the public’s help.

The suspect is described as a black woman in her 30s with a dark brown complexion, D.C. police said. She was last seen wearing glasses, a white short-sleeved shirt, white apron, black bag, green jacket, black pants and black shoes. She is pictured here.

Around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, she allegedly approached the victim and sexually assaulted him in the 700 block of First Street Northeast, in the area of Union Station.

Anyone with information about this case can call police at 202-727-9099 or send a text message to 50411.


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