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Misdemeanor Sexual Abuse of a Child Suspect Sought in the 4500 Block of Benning Road in Southeast

Ashton Horne



Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Youth and Family Services Division, Physical and Sexual Abuse Branch, want the public’s help to find and identify a suspect in a case of misdemeanor sexual abuse of a child that happened on November 30, 2022, in the 4500 block of Southeast Benning Road.

At about 7:30 a.m., at the listed location, the suspect did something sexually suggestive in front of the minor victims. The man then ran away from the scene.

The suspect is described as a black man who was wearing a dark jacket, dark pants, and tan boots. The suspect was caught on camera, and you can see him in the picture below:


If you know anything about what happened, don’t do anything else. Instead, call the police at (202) 727-9099 or text your tip to 50411. Crime Solvers of Washington, DC is currently offering a reward of up to $1,000 to anyone who can help catch and charge the person or people who committed a crime in the District of Columbia.

Ashton Horne is an upcoming writer who currently resides in Harford County. He currently interns for TheDMVDaily as a journalist.

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