DC police ID suspect in multiple Dupont Circle sex assaults

A suspect has been arrested for multiple sex assaults that occurred in Dupont Circle, according to authorities.

DC police said the sexual assaults happened at about 11 p.m. in the area south of Dupont Circle in Northwest DC.

Officials SAY 36-year-old Jamar Christopher Tillman inappropriately touched five women, and tried to force a sixth victim to engage in a sexual act. Tillman then allegedly tried to steal an item from the victim.

Police charged Tillman with assault with the intent to commit first-degree sexual abuse, robbery force aqnd violence, and five counts of misdemeanor sexual abuse.

DC police urged any other victims to contact their Sexual Assault Unit at (202) 727-3700.