Two women were groped within minutes of each other in the Baychester section of the Bronx on Thursday, and a day later, police were investigating whether the assaults were connected to others this year.
Police said he’s attacked at least nine girls and women since February. The victims range in age from 12 to 21.
Police late Thursday were asking the public to help them find a non-custodial mother who allegedly took her three children from their Bronx school.
The entire incident was captured on surveillance video. It happened just after 8 p.m. on Nov. 16 on Laconia Avenue in the Edenwald section.
A Bronx woman said she was fast asleep in her bed, only to wake up and find a man on top of her trying to rape her. CBS 2’s Alice Gainer spoke with her about the frightening encounter.
A man has been charged with stabbing a 44-year-old woman to death last weekend in the Bronx.