Attempted sexual assault of a 9yr old child in New Carrollton
According to New Carrollton Police a 9 year old child was assaulted around 8:30am Sunday, in the area of the 8400 block of Annapolis Road in New Carrollton, Md.
The suspect attempted to sexually assault the child after grabbing and throwing him to the ground.
The 9yr old physically resisted and was able to flee from the attacker and fled to a nearby home where he reported the incident.
The people from the house then notified the Police.
The Child was not injured in the attack
The suspect is described as being a black male in his 20's, approximately 6 feet tall, wearing red shorts, black shirt, with a cartoon on the front with yellow in it. He has a close cropped beard (trimmed stubble). There were no scars or tattoos observed.
Anyone with knowledge of this incident or the suspect are asked to call the Prince Georges County Police Emergency Communications Center 301-352-1200 and ask to speak with a New Carrollton Police Officer.
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