NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for a suspect accused of groping a teenage girl in the Bronx.

It happened just after 1 a.m. on Nov. 12 in the Mott Haven section.

According to police, the 16-year-old was walking in front of a laundromat on Rider Avenue when a suspect rode up to her on a bicycle and grabbed her from behind.

The girl was not hurt.

Anyone who has information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at


Leave a Reply