WASHINGTON (FOX 5 DC) - D.C. police say a man suspected of sexually assaulting a woman in Northwest early Tuesday morning has attacked a second victim in the same neighborhood.
Both sexual assaults were in homes in the 1600 block of Irving Street Northwest - and they were just 48 hours apart.
In the first instance, the suspect allegedly removed an air conditioning unit in order to get inside the home.
During the same break-in, he was also caught on camera fleeing the home on the victim’s bicycle.
He also robbed at least one other person during the first instance.
Police believe the suspect is a man in his 50s.
D.C. Police Chief Pete Newsham described the suspect as a black male who stands about 5-foot-10 to 6 feet tall,
He appeared to have a medium to heavy build, light brown eyes. In addition, he had a gray or black beard.
During the incidents, he was reportedly wearing a dark, hooded shirt, gray sweat pants, and at least one latex glove.