NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD is looking for a man wanted for rape in Brooklyn.
On Tuesday, May 29, at just after 3:00 a.m., a 26-year-old woman was approached by the suspect at a bus stop near East New York Avenue and Ralph Avenue, police said. The man told her that he had a gun and then forced her inside of Lincoln Terrace Park, where he proceeded to sexually assault her while displaying a gun, officials said.
The suspect is described by police as a black male in his early 20’s, standing six-foot-0 and weighing 150 pounds. He was least seen wearing a grey-hooded sweatshirt, red, black and white sneakers and blue jeans.
If anyone has any information regarding the suspect they are encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477), or log on to the Crime Stoppers’ website here.
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