MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. — Montgomery County Police Department detectives are investigating a rape that occurred Saturday night in Montgomery Village. 

Officials said the victim was leaving a Ride-On bus in the 19300 blocks of Watkins Mill Mode when she noticed a male suspect was following her. 

The victim began to run, but the suspect knocked her down, pulled her into a grassy area by the woods and raped her, a press release said.

The victim was able to get away and return home. According to officials, the victim went to a local incident where police were notified of the incident. 

The only information police have is that the suspect was an unknown race male. 

Detectives are asking those with information regarding the incident to contact the Special Victims Investigations Division at 240-773-5400.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.