Sketch released by the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office
STERLING, Va. (WUSA9) -- Police are distributing a composite sketch of a sex assault suspect in Loudoun County, near a community college campus.
The assault was reported on Tuesday morning, by a female student, near the NOVA CC, Loundoun Campus, the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office said.
It happened at around 7:20 p.m. on Monday night, at a bus stop off-campus, on Potomac View Road, in Sterling, officials said.
A man, standing 5'6" to 5'7", with an athletic build, wearing a dark shirt and striped shorts, walked up to the woman and forcibly kissed and hugged the woman, officials said.
The man then ran away and the assault was reported the next day.
That assault reportedly happened about 20 minutes after the previous assault, on campus, by a similarly described suspect, officials said.
That attack happened on Monday on the Loudoun campus. Police say that a female was sexually assaulted on a pedestrian walkway near the north lot of the campus at 7 p.m. They say the suspect was described as a White or Middle Eastern male, 5'6" or 5'7", with an athletic build and short curly dark hair. He was wearing a dark colored t-shirt with striped shorts that hit below the knees.