Fairfax Man Arrested For Sexual Assault, Impersonating Police | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

WAMU 88.5 : News

Filed Under:

Fairfax Man Arrested For Sexual Assault, Impersonating Police

Play associated audio

A man accused of falsely identifying himself as a police officer and sexually assaulting two women is under arrest in Northern Virginia, according to the Associated Press.

Thomas C. Kim, 31, of Herndon has been charged with sexual assault, abduction, impersonating a law enforcement officer, and use of a firearm in commission of a felony. Police say Kim committed two sexual assaults within hours of each other on Oct. 11.

Police arrested Kim on Oct. 24 after he was allegedly seen committing a similar crime.

Kim allegedly approached his victims and identified himself as a police officer. One victim was assaulted near her Herndon home, another was allegedly forced into Kim’s car at gunpoint, assaulted and then freed.

NPR

Diversity Sells — But Hollywood Remains Overwhelmingly White, Male

Women and minorities continue to be under-represented on TV and in film, both behind and in front of the camera, according to a new study — even though diverse films and shows make more money.
NPR

Silly, Saucy, Scary: Photos Show The Many Faces Of Ugly Fruit

Wonky produce can take on absurdly entertaining shapes. But one food activist says learning to love these crazy contours is key to stopping mounds of food waste.
NPR

Is The Battle Won And Done For Those Who Fought For Net Neutrality?

In a 3-2 vote on Feb. 26, the FCC approved new rules, regulating broadband internet as a public utility. NPR's Arun Rath speaks with Mat Honan, San Francisco bureau chief for BuzzFeed News, about the political implications of the vote.
NPR

A Neuroscientist Weighs In: Why Do We Disagree On The Color Of The Dress?

Robert Siegel speaks with Dr. Bevil Conway, a neuroscientist at Wellesley College, about the dress that has the whole Internet asking: What color is it?

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.