NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD wants your help finding a rape suspect.
A 56-year-old woman was raped and hurled two stories to the ground Early Monday morning by her attacker, police said.READ MORE: Scammers Targeting Parents Who Qualify For Expanded Child Tax Credit; 'The IRS Is Never Going To Call You'
The victim was in Manhattan to mark the anniversary of the Occupy Wall Street protest.READ MORE: Westchester Police Departments Partner With Nonprofit Hope Not Handcuffs To Offer Substance Abuse Treatment
Jackie Barcliff forced her to the elevated level of Pier 15 park near the East River, raped her, and tossed her over the railing to the ground below, police said. The victim suffered serious injuries including a broken pelvis.
Barcliff, 44, was arrested in December for assault and resisting arrest at the site of an Occupy Wall Street protest, police said. Barcliff had previously attended other OWS gatherings and that the victim recognized him, according to police.MORE NEWS: NYC Mayoral Candidates Speak Out On Gun Violence Solutions After Dozens Hurt In Weekend Shootings
Anyone with information about the case or Barcliff’s whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS. You can also log on to their website, or text your tip to 274637 (CRIMES) and then enter TIP577. All calls are confidential.