Man arrested in sexual abuse of child in Southeast

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Detectives with the MPD have announced an arrest in a reported incident where a suspect made sexual contact with a juvenile victim as she walked into an establishment in Southeast.

Davon Wood, 26, has been arrested and charged with second degree child sexual abuse. Police say that he assaulted the juvenile female on June 26 in the 600 block of North Carolina Avenue, then fled the scene.

The crime happened at approximately 12:45 p.m. In their statement, police thanked the media and public for their assistance with making an arrest in this case.