Metropolitan Police Department (DC Police / MPD)

Man Wanted in Petworth Sex Assault; Police Release Photo of Person of Interest

D.C. Police are looking for help identifying a suspect wanted for sexually assaulting a woman, and have released a photo of a person of interest.

Police said the incident was reported between 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. Sunday in the 3900 block of Georgia Avenue NW.

Authorities said the suspect is about five feet, six inches tall, with a beard and black hair. They said he was last seen wearing blue jeans and a black T-shirt with writing on the front, but police also said his shirt may have been a baseball style shirt with burgundy sleeves and white writing on the front.

The suspect is wanted on first-degree sexual abuse charges. 

They released a photo of a person of interest in the case Wednesday.

If you have any information, call police at 202-727-9099. Crime Solvers is offering a reward of $1,000 to anyone who can provide information that leads to an arrest.

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