Police are investigating the sexual assault of a five-year-old girl near a playground at an apartment complex in Fairfax County.
Police say the incident occurred on Sunday between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. at a playground in the area of Lachine Lane and Manitoba Drive in the Lincolnia area. The girl was playing in the area when a man took her into a basement of a nearby building and sexually assaulted her.
The suspect was described as Hispanic, medium height, average to heavy build, black hair and wearing a white, long sleeve button down shirt and dark pants.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text "TIP187" plus your message to CRIMES (274637) or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.