Ballston Metro sex assault investigated

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ARLINGTON, Va. (WJLA) - Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a person wanted in connection with a sexual assault at the Ballston Metro station.

The alleged assault happened just before noon on June 28. Police say the suspect allegedly touched the victim's thigh on the escalator before heading north toward Stafford Street.

Anyone with information is asked to call Metro Transit Police at (202) 962-2121.