Police investigate Northeast sexual assault

DC Police are investigating a sexual assault in Northeast that happened Monday night.

Police say the victim was walking in the 400 block of Taylor Street, NE when she was approached from behind by a clean-shaven, black man with a medium complexion. The man pushed her to the ground, sexually assaulted her and fled the area.

The suspect is further described as being 22 to 26 years in age, 5'9", 180 pound with short hair. Police say the man was wearing a white T-shirt at the time of the attack.

If you have any information that can help police, call (202) 727-9099.