Annapolis sexual assault: Person of interest sought

Photo: Annapolis Police Department

Authorities are trying to identify a person of interest in connection with a sexual assault in Annapolis. 

Annapolis police released photos and video Wednesday of a man seen in the area of where a 21-year-old woman was sexually assaulted  in the 100 block of Duke of Gloucester Street around 1:30 a.m. on May 19.

Police say the victim was walking home when she noticed a male walking behind her. The suspect then grabbed her, pulled her into an alley and assaulted her. The woman was able to fight off the attacker, who fled the area on foot.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police at 410-268-9000 ext. 7253 or email