CRIME

D.C. woman sexually assaulted at gunpoint in her home

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (WJLA) - D.C. police detectives are searching for a man who sexually assaulted a woman at gunpoint in her home in the middle of the night over the weekend.

The incident took place in the 1500 block of Isherwood Street NE between 1 and 1:30 a.m. early Sunday.

Police said the victim was home alone when the suspect entered and sexually assaulted her.

The suspect is described as a tall black male with a medium to heavy build, dark complexion, short hair and a tattoo on his neck, approximately in his 40s. He was reportedly wearing a white t-shirt and blue jeans and was armed with a handgun.

Police encourage anyone who thinks they may have information regarding this case to call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the text tip line by text messaging 50411.

DC Crime Solvers currently offers a reward of up to $1,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for an assault committed in the District of Columbia.

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