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Police searching for man who broke into woman’s home, sexually assaulted her as she slept

LCSO said the suspect is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 20 years old with curly dark hair and a slight build.
Credit: Loudoun County Sheriff's Office
A composite sketch of the suspect in a Sterling, Va. sexual assault case.

LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. — The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man who broke into a woman’s home in Sterling, Va., sexually assaulted her, then ran away when she woke up.

Officials said the victim reported the attack at about 11:30 p.m. on April 9 at her home on N. Duke Drive. She called 911, and police searched the area for the suspect that night, but did not find him.

LCSO said the suspect is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 20 years old with curly dark hair and a slight build. They released a composite sketch of the suspect on Wednesday.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective C. Czekaj of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Special Victims Unit at 703-777-1021.