Police Hope New Video Leads To Bay Ridge Sex Assault Suspect’s Capture
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD has released a new video of a suspected sexual predator who has been stalking his victims in Bay Ridge.
Police said the man assaulted two women just 20 minutes apart on Feb. 25 before robbing both of them.
The victims included a 44-year-old woman who had both money and her cell phone taken after police said the armed suspect tried to sexually assault her.
The other victim, a 22-year-old woman, was taken to the rear of a residential building at gunpoint before being sexually assaulted.
The suspect is described as the following:
Male/White, approximately 5-foot-6 to 5-9, approximately 150-170 pounds and last seen wearing a dark colored wind breaker jacket, a blue hoodie, tan or grey pants.
Anyone with information in regards to these incidents is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.