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: Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccinations Suspended Across Tri-State As Federal Health Officials Investigate Rare Blood Clots
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: Demonstration Protesting Shooting Death Of Daunte Wright Briefly Shuts Down Brooklyn Bridge
He allegedly forced her behind a building and sexually assaulted her.
She was taken to an area hospital in stable condition.MORE NEWS: Brutally Honest Post About 'Neurotic, Man-Hating' Chihuahua Up For Adoption In New Jersey Goes Viral
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.