Police Search for Man in Fairfax County Sex Assault

Woman Says Man Pulled Her Into The Woods Wednesday Night in Burke

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    NBC10Philadelphia

    Police are looking for the man responsible for a sexual assault in Burke, Va., Wednesday night. 

    A 24-year-old woman said someone snuck up on her from behind about 10 p.m., pulled her into a wooded area in the 9700 block of Commonwealth Boulevard and sexually assaulted her.

    The woman told police the suspect had a knife and threatened her.  She told police he ran off when he heard a noise and got startled.

    The man was described as white, about 5-feet-7-inches tall and wearing a sweatshirt. His face was partially concealed

    Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477 e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637, or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.