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Anyone with information on an alleged Gaithersburg rapist is asked to contact police.
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Anyone with information on an alleged Gaithersburg rapist is asked to contact police.

Police in Montgomery County are investigating an alleged rape that took place inside a county park.

Police say the incident took place inside the Green Farm Conservation Park in Gaithersburg just after 5 p.m. Monday afternoon. A 21-year-old female said while she was at a lake behind the Hadley Farms community pool when she was attacked by a male at knifepoint. 

The suspect was last seen leaving the park on foot in the direction of Brenish Dr. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact police. A reward of up to $1,000 is being offered for information that leads to an arrest.

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