By Caitlyn Meisner | firstname.lastname@example.org
The Alexandria Police Department is seeking community assistance in an attempted sexual assault on the 2200 block of Main Line Boulevard that occurred Sunday morning, according to an APD press release. Officers located an adult female who reported she was approached by an unknown man who attempted to sexually assault her when she was walking down an alleyway. The suspect escaped after a foot pursuit with an officer. The seriousness of the crime evoked a heavy police presence from other jurisdictions, including the Fairfax County and Metro Transit Police Departments.
The investigation remains active and detectives are requesting any community members with video footage or information contact Detective Matteson at 703-746-6721. Video footage can be uploaded directly.