Woman sexually assaulted in Southeast D.C.

A woman was forced into an alley and sexually assaulted Wednesday night in Southeast D.C.

Police say the woman was walking in the 2200 block of Nicholson Street at about 10:30 p.m. when an unknown man came up behind her, forced her into an alley, sexually assaulted her and then took some of her possessions.

Police are urging anyone with knowledge of this to call 202-727-9099.