Fairfax County Detectives Seek Identity of Suspect in Sexual Assault Case

Fairfax County Detectives Seek Identity of Suspect in Sexual Assault Case


A sketch of the suspect

Detectives with Major Crimes Bureau are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect of a sexual assault that occurred July 21 morning. Shortly after 5 a.m. officers responded to a report of an assault in the 8600 block of Westwood Center Drive in the Vienna area of Fairfax County. A woman reported that an unknown man entered her hotel room, displayed a knife and sexually assaulted her. The woman was treated for injuries that were not life threatening. The suspect is described as a black male, 5’10’’, heavy set, in his 40s, last seen wearing glasses, full beard, grey shirt, sweatpants, and a small black backpack.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about this suspect to please call Major Crimes Bureau at 703-246-7800, option 3. Tips can also be submitted anonymously through Crime Solvers by phone – 1-866-411-TIPS (866-411-8477), by text – Type “FCCS” plus tip to 847411, and by web – Click HERE. Download our Mobile tip411 App “Fairfax Co Crime Solvers”. Anonymous tipsters are eligible for cash rewards of $100 to $1,000 dollars if their information leads to an arrest. If you would like to be contacted by a detective, please provide your contact information.

Victim specialists from the Major Crimes Bureau’s Victim Services Division have been assigned to ensure that the victims are receiving appropriate resources and assistance.