NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for the suspect in an attempted rape in Brooklyn.
It happened around 11:35 p.m. Thursday on Crystal Street near Pitkin Avenue in East New York.READ MORE: CBS News Poll: Republicans Weigh In On Liz Cheney And Direction Of The GOP
Investigators say a man with a gun approached a 38-year-old woman from behind, then assaulted her and stole $12.READ MORE: MTA Set To Resume 24/7 Subway Service Early Monday
The suspect then allegedly told the victim to get on the ground and pulled down her pants, but he then ran off.
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 NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.MORE NEWS: Confused About COVID-19 Mask Guidance? Here's The Current State Of Play In New York City
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