Police: Suspect Wanted For Attempted Rape Of Girl In Brooklyn
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are trying to identify a suspect in connection with the attempted rape of a 13-year-old girl in Brooklyn.
It happened Tuesday around 3:30 p.m. in a building in the Coney Island section.
Police said the man rode the elevator down the basement with the girl and then threatened her with a pair of scissors. He then forced her out of the elevator and tried to rape her, but was unsuccessful and took off, police said.
Police said the suspect was wearing all black clothing.
Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (5477) or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.
Check Out These Other Stories From CBSNewYork.com:
- Arachnophobes Have No Fear, Posters For Missing Tarantula Were A Hoax
- ‘Las Bicicletas’ Celebrates Art And The Love Of Bicycles From Mexico To New York City
- Missing Bronx Woman Was Last Seen In Lower Manhattan Dentist’s Office
- New York Grand Jury Will Consider Indictment Of Entertainer Flavor Flav