A man was charged with third degree sexual abuse after groping a woman in the District early Saturday morning.
Police have arrested 34-year-old Sergio Waldo Velaquez-Cardoza from Falls Church, Virginia.
At 1:03 a.m., police say there were on heightened patrol in the 3300 block of Prospect Street in Northwest when they saw man following a woman closely as she walking on the sidewalk.
Seconds later, police say Velaquez-Cardozo ran up behind the victim and groped her.
The suspect and victim ran off, but policecaught Velaquez-Cardozo a short time later.
Police say this assault is not connected to the other four incidents in Georgetown.
No additional information was released at this time.