Police on Thursday were searching for a suspect who allegedly tried to rape an 81-year-old woman in broad daylight her Lower Manhattan apartment building.
Juan Scott, 26, of 544 East 13 Street, was arrested Monday and charged with attempted rape in the first degree, police said.
Police said the victim’s cries for help at around 4 a.m. sent the suspect down a tree as an escape route.
In surveillance video, the suspect is wearing a dark hoodie, a dark t-shirt, blue jeans and white sneakers and carrying a white plastic bag, perhaps filled with groceries.
Ricard Lambert, 34, of Manhattan, has been charged with first-degree attempted rape, police announced Sunday morning.
Police on were searching for a suspect Friday in an attempted rape last week in a bar on Ninth Avenue in Hell’s Kitchen.
The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating a man wanted in connection with an attempted rape that took place in Queens.
The hunt is on for a man who police said tried to a rape a woman in Brooklyn over the weekend.
Police were searching Saturday for a suspect in an attempted rape near the Jerome Park reservoir in the Bronx.
Police on Thursday were asking for help in finding a suspect in an attempted rape in the Eastchester section of the Bronx.
The incident happened in a building on East 106th Street around 12:30 a.m. last Monday when the 59-year-old victim woke up and found the suspect in her room, police said.
A man who allegedly tried to rape a woman in Brooklyn last month is also wanted for attacking another woman that same morning, according to the NYPD.
Police on Tuesday were asking the public for help in finding a suspect in an attempted rape in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn this past weekend.
The NYPD is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in an attempted rape in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn.
Police on Friday were asking for the public to help them find a suspect who allegedly attempted to rape a woman in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn.