NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York City police are looking for a man accused of raping a 7-year-old girl at her home in Staten Island.
Daniel Nieto, 32, allegedly walked into the back door of the child’s home around 2:45 a.m., Aug. 6, entered her bedroom and sexually assaulted the child, police say.READ MORE: New York Relaxes Most COVID-19 Restrictions After Reaching 70% Vaccination Rate; Cuomo: 'A Momentous Day'
The suspect then fled the house.
Nieto is described as a Hispanic male, 5’2″, approximately 125 pounds, with short black hair, wearing a white T-shirt, black vest jacket, brown pants and brown shoes.READ MORE: Fireworks Honor Essential Workers As New York Lifts Most COVID Restrictions
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.MORE NEWS: COVID Restrictions Lifted: Yankee Stadium Returns To Full Capacity Friday
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