Prince George's Co. police seeking info on sexual assault suspect

Prince George's County police are passing out flyers and canvassing a Mitchellville community asking for information about a suspect in a sexual assault that happened a week ago.

Police say a 19-year-old woman was walking in the area of the 11000 block of Lake Arbor way when a man, who said he had a gun, forced her into a field and sexually assaulted her. It happened on April 29 at around 5:40 a.m.

The suspect is described as a black male, 20 to 30 years old, about 5'6" to 5'7" tall and has a thin to average build and freckles. He wore a black-hooded jacket and a nylon skull cap during the assault.

A $25,000 reward is being offered in this case.

Anyone with information is asked to call the CID Sexual Assault Unit at (301) 772-4908 or anonymously to Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477). You can also text "PGPD plus your tips" to CRIMES (274537) on your cell phone or go and submit a tip online.