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Park Police Seek Man Accused Of Sexual Assault In D.C. Park

This man is suspected of a sexual assault on April 1.

Police have released a sketch of a man suspected of sexually assaulting a woman in a park in Northwest D.C. earlier this month.

The incident occurred just west of Georgetown on April 1.

Police say the woman was walking along the Georgetown waterfront around 8 p.m. when a man grabbed her from behind and forced her through an area of the Capital Crescent Trail to Glover Archbold Park and sexually assaulted her.

The suspect is described as a black male with light brown skin and short hair. He is said to be approximately six feet tall, and weigh 230-240 pounds.

Police say the man has a tattoo on the back of his left hand of the letter "N" with starts down the middle of the letter.

Anyone with information about the man is asked to call 202-610-8737.

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