Potomac River Rapist
December 15, 2011
He’s dubbed the Potomac River Rapist and he remains at large: he sexually assaulted and murdered a 29-year-old woman Washington D.C., and is also tied to a series of attacks in Montgomery County, Maryland beginning in 1991.
Mollie Halpern: He’s dubbed the Potomac River Rapist and he remains at large.
Ronald Hosko: These sexual assaults are all violent crimes. They’re all demonstrations of brutality against woman.
Halpern: I’m Mollie Halpern of the Bureau and this is “Wanted by the FBI.” The Potomac River Rapist sexually assaulted and murdered 29-year-old newlywed Christine Mirzayan in Washington, D.C. Special Agent in Charge of the FBI’s Washington Field Office, Ronald Hosko…
Hosko: She was an intern at the National Academy of Sciences; she had her whole life in front of her.
Halpern: The Potomac River Rapist is also tied to a series of attacks in Montgomery County, Maryland beginning in 1991.
Hosko: We’ve conducted DNA analysis and linked seven of these nine attacks together.
Halpern: A reward of up to $25,000 is available for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the Potomac River Rapist. If you have any information Visit or dial 1-800-CALL-FBI. No tip is too small.