Southwest Washington sexual assault suspect sought

(WJLA) - Detectives in the District are looking for a man who sexually assaulted a woman in Southwest Washington.

The assault happened at about 2:45 a.m. Tuesday near South Capitol and Xenia streets Southwest, MPD officials say.

Authorities say the victim accepted a ride from a man she didn't know; when she got in, he sexually assaulted her.

The suspect was driving a black, four-door car with unknown tags. Authorities believe it may be a Hyundai Accent.