Teen assaulted on Willow Street in NW D.C.

D.C. police are on the lookout for a man who grabbed a juvenile girl from behind and groped her Monday afternoon in Northwest D.C.

Police say the victim was walking in the 6900 Block of Willow Street at about 4:15 p.m. when the stranger jumped out and assaulted her. The teen fought off the attacker and fled.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call police at 202-727-9099.