Woman Sexually Assaulted In Franconia Area

A woman was sexually assaulted on Tuesday, April 12 around 12:30 p.m, according to police from the Franconia District Station.

The 62-year-old woman was outside a home in the area of Waterlily Court and Valley View Drive when a man grabbed her from behind. The suspect sexually assaulted her and fled, police said

Althought the suspect’s face was covered, he was described as having a tan complexion, with a medium build, wearing a brown polo-style shirt and black pants. The victim was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477,  by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.