Man wanted for sexually assaulting girl behind school in Southeast DC: police

D.C. police have released surveillance video showing a man who they believe sexually assaulted a 12-year-old girl in Southeast on Saturday.

According to police, the victim was in the 1300 block of Alabama Avenue, SE when she was assaulted. The incident happened near Malcolm X Elementary School. 

The man is described as a male who stands 5-feet-2-inches tall. He may be in his 30s or 40s with a dark complexion, light brown eyes, and a patchy beard.

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During the incident, the man was reportedly wearing a black hoodie with bleach spots on it, blue or black jeans, and peach sneakers.

If you see him or want to contribute to the investigation, call police at (202) 727-9099.