BOSTON (WHDH) - The Boston Police Department is seeking the public’s help to identify a person wanted in connection with a sexual assault in South Boston.

Police said the assault occurred on Friday, Sept. 23 at about 5:44 a.m. in the area of D Street and W 5th Street. The person pictured in photos provided by police appears to be wearing a white sweatshirt and black pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Boston Police Sexual Assault Unit at 617-343-4400.

BPD also reminded Bostonians to be aware of their surroundings, especially at night, walk with others if possible, avoid wearing headphones on both ears and change direction if they feel that they’re being followed.

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