Police said the victim, a 25-year-old woman, was walking up the stairs to the downtown “D” subway train platform at East Kingsbridge Road and Grand Concourse when she was approached from behind by the suspect.
Police say an Indian man between 20 and 30-years-old walked up to a 25-year-old woman in Flushing, groped her and then took off on foot.
Sources tell CBS 2 the incident took place as a 6 year old boy was leaving the bathroom at the Ancient Playground, located on the east side of the park near 85th Street.
Police say Federico Chamorro Yax, 22, faces assault, sex abuse and forcible touching charges following two incidents.
According to police, the suspect approached a 28-year-old woman walking on a path near the former Tavern on the Green restaurant. Investigators said she fought back, kicking, punching and poking him in the eye.
Police said the same man has attacked at least seven women on the Upper East Side since the first attack on January 5.