The park’s tranquility was shattered on Sunday morning when a 60-year-old woman was raped during an exercise walk on a wooded trail. Park Police said that the man jumped the woman as she walked past him on the Children’s Explorer Trail.
The NYPD is asking the public for help in identifying and tracking down a suspect wanted in connection with a rape that took place in Forest Park on Monday.
The PlayPlace at McDonald’s is supposed to be a joyful enclosure where children laugh and play, but on Tuesday night in Queens one such play area was the site of unspeakable horror.
The suspect attacked a woman in Shirley/Mastic area in the early morning hours of July 14, police said. Investigators describe him as an Hispanic man believed to be in his late 20s, with a muscular build.
The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a man wanted in connection with a sex assault that occurred at approximately 11 p.m. on Wednesday within the confines of the 115 Precinct in Queens.
Police said the suspect came up behind a 24-year-old woman who was walking on Main Street around 3:15 a.m. Saturday and dragged her into a wooded area between West and River Avenues.
Lee Samuel, who has no known address, was charged with having sexual contact with two 7-year-old girls on separate occasions in the South Ozone Park section of Queens, District Attorney Richard Brown announced Tuesday night.
“We simply cannot let the streets of Queens or anywhere else become places where girls and young woman are unsafe,” Quinn said.
Sandra Brower of Wall Township faces charges of official misconduct, obstruction and hindering apprehension in an indictment handed up by a Monmouth County grand jury.
Rene Otero, 52, has been charged with sex abuse and endangering the welfare a child in the April 14 incident.
Police said a man driving a tan van exposed himself to a 14-year-old girl and then trailed her for several blocks Thursday afternoon.
Both attacks happened in South Ozone Park within a few hours of each other Wednesday.
Anyone with information in regards to either of these incidents is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
Police said the suspect approached the child and inappropriately touched her after she wandered away from her mother.
A New Jersey man has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl.