NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are searching for a suspect wanted in connection with a forcible touching incident in Queens.
Police say on Saturday morning, around 8 a.m., the 12-year-old victim was walking near 195th Street and Hillside Avenue when the suspect came up to her, pulled her toward him and commented on her body.READ MORE: New York City Announces First-In-The-Nation Vaccine Mandate For Private Companies
The young girl was able to pull away and the suspect took off, police said. The girl was not injured.
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The suspect is described as a light-skinned male, in his 20s. Police also released surveillance video of the suspect, who can be seen wearing a cap and black jacket.
Anyone with information can submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
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