NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for a man accused of groping a woman on the R Train in Brooklyn earlier this month.
The incident happened around 5:30 p.m. on June 10.READ MORE: Pause On Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Forces Pivot In Vaccine Distribution Plan
The 31-year-old victim was traveling on the southbound R Train approaching DeKalb Avenue when the suspect approached her and touched her thigh and buttocks, police say.READ MORE: Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccinations Suspended Across Tri-State As Federal Health Officials Investigate Rare Blood Clots
The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 35 years old, 5’7 to 5’8” and 190 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black baseball hat.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).MORE NEWS: Police: Dennis Kwiecinski Facing Charges For Groping Women, Including Mom Pushing Stroller, In Rutherford, N.J.
The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.