Sexual Assault in Aspen Hill Area of Rockville
Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Major Crimes Division – Homicide/Sex Section are investigating a sexual assault that occurred early this morning near the intersection of Aspen Hill and Veirs Mill Roads in Rockville. At approximately 12:32 a.m., officers from Montgomery County Police, Maryland National Capitol Park Police (Montgomery County Division), and Rockville City Police responded to Aspen Hill Road and Veirs Mill Road for the report of a sexual assault that had just occurred. The preliminary investigation revealed that the 26-year-old female victim was walking along Veirs Mill Road when she was accosted by two male subjects. The two males forced the victim into a wooded area along Veirs Mill Road and sexually assaulted her. After the assault, the victim was released and she called police. One suspect is described as being 5’ 5” to 5’ 6” tall and weighing approximately 150 pounds. He has short dark hair. The other suspect is described as being 5’ 5” to 5’ 6” tall. He has short spiky hair. Both subjects are described as being in their mid-twenties and of Hispanic descent. Anyone who may have information about this sexual assault is asked to call the Major Crimes Division – Homicide/Sex Section at 240-773-5070. Those who wish to remain anonymous and qualify for a reward may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477). Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment for this felony crime.