NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are searching for a man accused of raping a 15-year-old girl at gunpoint.
The attack happened around 9 p.m. Saturday in Jamaica, Queens.READ MORE: De Blasio: New Mask Guidance In NYC May Come Monday As More Places Require Vaccinations Or Weekly Testing
Police said the suspect approached the girl near Henley Road and Kingston Place and pointed a gun at her.
🚨WANTED🚨 for A RAPE in the vicinity of Henley Road & Kingston Place. #JamaicaEstates #Queens @NYPD107pct on 04/18/2020 @ 9:00 PM 💰Reward up to $2500👓Seen him? Know who he is?☎️Call 1-800-577-TIPS or DM us!📞Calls are CONFIDENTIAL! pic.twitter.com/utoaT94MNX
— NYPD Crime Stoppers (@NYPDTips) April 23, 2020READ MORE: Multiple Tornado Warnings Issued As Severe Weather Impacts Tri-State Area
He allegedly forced her behind a building and sexually assaulted her.
She was taken to an area hospital in stable condition.MORE NEWS: Vessel At Hudson Yards Closes Indefinitely After 14-Year-Old Jumps From Structure
Anyone with information about the attack is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.