Location: Mt. Olivet Rd. NE & Trinidad Ave. NE, Washington, DC
Time: Evening Rush Hour (3:30pm-7:30pm)
I was getting ready to jog home from the corner store. As I left the store, a man opened the door for me so I thanked him for the kind gesture. It had just started to rain so I started my jog home. He shouted after me: “Uh huh make it nice and wet for me!”
Submitted 6/20/15 by “MK.”
Do you have a personal experience with gender-based public sexual harassment or assault? Share your story to help raise awareness about the pervasiveness and harmful effects of street harassment. All submissions are posted anonymously unless otherwise specified.
If you experience or have experienced sexual harassment on the DC Metro system: Whether the event is happening at the moment or occurred months ago, we strongly encourage you to report to Metro Transit Police (MTP): www.wmata.com/