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WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- The Metropolitan Police Department needs your help locating a person of interest in connection to a first degree sexual assault while armed and robbery in Northwest.

It happened on April 13 at approximately 4 a.m. in the 1600 block of 3rd Street, Northwest.

Police say the suspect, armed with a handgun, guided the victim to a nearby alley, sexually assaulted him and took his property before fleeing.

The suspect is described as a black male, wearing blue jeans and a white T-shirt, armed with a dark-colored handgun.

Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.

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