Police Search for Suspect Who Set Woman’s Hair on Fire on Inauguration Day

January 29, 2017 Updated: January 29, 2017

WASHINGTON—District of Columbia police are searching for a suspect they say set a woman’s hair on fire on Inauguration Day.

WRC-TV reports that the suspect, a woman, went up to another woman in the 700 block of Pennsylvania Avenue NW and set her hair aflame with a cigarette lighter at about 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 20.

Police say the victim was not injured.

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect.