NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for a man who they said groped a 13-year-old girl on a Bronx-bound subway train.

Late last month, the teen had just got on a No. 4 train at the 125th Street station around 6 p.m. on March 26 when the man approached her and started groping her, police said.

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The girl got off the train at the 161st Street stop and the man followed, but police said he later fled the station.

The suspect is a Hispanic male between the ages of 20 and 40 wearing a black coat and carrying a black duffel bag, police said.

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Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477) or visit

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