A Georgetown student was sexually assaulted at gunpoint early Friday morning on the 3300 block of Prospect Street, the Department of Public Safety is reporting. The suspect is still at large. From the Public Safety Alert:
“[A]t approximately 2:00 a.m., a student was sexually assaulted at gunpoint by an unknown male in the 3300 block of Prospect St. MPD responded to the scene upon being notified by the complainant. DPS responded to the complainant’s on campus residence at 3:16 a.m., at which time she reported that she had been sexually assaulted.
“She stated that the suspect approached her from behind, put his hand up her dress and tore a part of her clothing, but she was able to escape the suspect. The suspect was last seen running towards M Street.”
The Metropolitan Police Department is investigating the crime. The victim described the suspect as a black male with medium build, approximately 6’3″ tall, wearing a black tee shirt, and dark washed jeans. She did not report any injuries from the incident.