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Postal worker sexually assaulted near Silver Spring post office

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SILVER SPRING, Md. -

A postal worker taking a walk on her lunch break was sexually assaulted Thursday afternoon just after 2:30.

Montgomery County Police responded to the U.S. Post Office located at 110 University Boulevard W. in Silver Spring for a report of a sexual assault.

The 21-year-old postal employee was walking in the neighborhood behind the post office when approached by a man with a knife. Police say he forced the woman into the backyard of a house nearby where he sexually assaulted the victim.

Police say the suspect is described a black male, 5’6? tall, with a medium build. He had gray and black facial hair and had several missing or broken teeth. No further description is available at this time.

Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding this sexual assault to contact the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5070. Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477) or leave a Crime Solvers tip online. Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment for this felony crime.

LINK: http://www.mymcpnews.com/resources/crime-solvers-2/


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