Woman sexually assaulted in NE

Police are looking for a man they believe sexually assaulted a woman in Northeast late Saturday.

About 10 p.m., a woman was walking in the 4900 block of Blaine Street NE when she was approached by a man who forced her into the alley at knife point and sexually assaulted her, police said.

The man is described as African-American, about 40 years old, with a thin build and a medium complexion. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and a red hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone with information is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099 or 1-888-919-CRIME (1-888-919-2746).