Video Released of Person of Interest in NW Attempted Sex Assault

Investigation into January 16 incident

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    A man attempted a sex assault on the 3200 block of 16th Street on January 16. Video has been released of a person of interest in the case. (Published Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012)

    A surveillance video in an attempted first-degree sexual assault investigation has just been released by District police.

    The assault happened in the 3200 block of 16th Street, NW around 2:43 am on Monday, January 16, 2012.

    The footage shows a person of interest as a Hispanic male in his late 20s to early 30s, approx. 5’4” to 5’6” tall, medium build, with black hair and brown eyes and a clean shaven appearance. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and jeans.

    Anyone who can help identify and locate the person of interest or has additional information should contact Detective Wanda Fields at (202) 727-3700 or the Command Information Center at (202) 727-9099.