Police are hoping a surveillance video will help identify the man they say tried to rape an elderly woman in Brooklyn yesterday.
The attack happened on Sunday, Sept. 25 around 1:30 a.m. around Bushwick and Johnson avenues. Police say the suspect grabbed a 25-year-old woman, threw her to the ground and tried to rape her.
Investigators released a photo of a jacket they said was similar to what one the suspects may have been wearing.
Kenneth King, 41, was arrested Friday and charged with attempted rape and attempted sex abuse in the incident that allegedly took place Wednesday morning.
When both the suspect and victim were inside 28 West 44th Street, the suspect allegedly pulled out a pair of scissors and attempted to rape the young girl. The victim was able to escape the office and notify authorities.
The victim told police that while she was walking from the bus stop. She was grabbed from behind by the suspect, who forced her down to the ground and attempted to remove her pants and rape her, authorities said.
The woman was allegedly attacked while sitting on a southbound F train at the Fort Hamilton Parkway station.
Authorities said the suspect attempted to assault a 21-year-old woman inside an apartment building around 4:35 a.m. on Sunday. Police believe the same man is connected to nine other sex abuse incidents.
The NYPD was asking for the public’s help to find the suspect responsible for one rape and three attempted rapes in Brooklyn.
The leader of the International Monetary Fund and a possible candidate for president of France was arrested Sunday in the violent sexual assault of a hotel maid, police said.
A community is on edge after two teenage girls were attacked in the same apartment complex on the Lower East Side.
Authorities said the suspect followed a 24-year-old woman into her apartment and once inside grabbed the victim around the neck before fleeing the scene.
The NYPD released a sketch of the suspect.
A bizarre coincidence has one upstate man trying to convince his neighbors he’s not an accused child molester.
A father and husband is now in jail, facing an attempted rape charge, after investigators say he schemed to have sex with a 10-year-old girl.
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