Upskirted on the Metro Escalator

I was riding the escalator while traveling home from work when I felt something touching my leg. I turned around and a man had his camera phone up my dress and was taking pictures. I startled him and he walked quickly up the escalator and then down the street.

I rentered the Metro station and reported the incident at the Metro Kiosk. The Metro employees quickly called the police and an officer came and reported the incident.

Submitted by MLS on 2/23/2012

Location: Dupont Circle South Metro Exit

Time of harassment: Evening Rush Hour (3:30P-7:30P)

Do you have a personal experience with gender-based public sexual harassment or assault you would like to submit? Just click here and fill out the online submission form. All submissions are posted anonymously unless you specify.

Leave a Reply