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D.C. Police Seek Help In Finding Suspects In Adams Morgan Sexual Assault

The Metropolitan Police Department is asking for help in finding a truck linked to a sexual assault in Adams Morgan over the weekend:

The Metropolitan Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating several persons and a vehicle of interest in connection to a First Degree Sexual Assault and Robbery, which occurred in the 2400 block of Ontario Road, NW.

On Sunday, May 11, 2014, at approximately 5:45 am, an adult female was walking in the area when she was approached by a group of four males and two females. The group dragged the victim into a nearby alley where they robbed her of her personal property. Two of the males then sexually assaulted her before fleeing.

The vehicle of interest is described as a black, Ford F-150 four-door truck.

Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099 or text 50411.

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