Suspect Named In Rape Of East River Park JoggerPolice on Friday identified a suspect in the rape of a jogged in East River Park earlier this week.
Rape Reported At East River Park On Lower East SideThe woman told police she was jogging in the park around 7:30 p.m. near the amphitheater when a man assaulted her and then rode off on a bicycle.
State Spending $1 Million On Lower East Side Flood Protection ProjectAs part of the project, wetlands, which will act as a sponge to absorb storm water, will be built at East River Park, WCBS 880's Peter Haskell reported.
Sketch Of Suspect Released In Attempted Rape On Lower East Side The 42-year-old victim was jogging when she was thrown to the ground by the suspect, who removed her pants. However, the suspect fled the scene when the victim fought back, police said.