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Police Release New Images Of Bedford-Stuyvesant Sex Assault Suspect

Bedford-Stuyvesant Sexual Assault Suspect

A surveillance image of a suspect in the sexual assault of a woman in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Tuesday released a new surveillance images of a suspect wanted in the sexual abuse of a woman in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.

Around 1 a.m. Saturday, the suspect followed the 22-year-old victim at an undisclosed address in Bedford-Stuyvesant and then pulled her between two cars, police said. The man threatened the woman with a gun and then sexually abused her before fleeing the scene, police said.

The victim was taken to an area hospital, where she was treated and released, police said.

The NYPD has released surveillance images and video of the suspect this past weekend. The man is described as having dark skin; being in his early 30s; standing about 5 feet, 10 inches tall; and weighing 160 pounds. He was seen wearing an Adidas T-shirt.

Police released new images in a new surveillance video on Tuesday.

Anyone with information was asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, log onto the Crime Stoppers website, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.

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