NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a man accused in the attempted rape of a 58-year-old woman in Queens.
It happened on 92nd Street in Woodhaven around 6:30 p.m. Friday. Investigators released images of the suspect Saturday.READ MORE: 1 Injured In Manhole Fire In Midtown; FDNY, Utility Crews On Scene
Police say the man approached the woman from behind, knocked her to the ground and threatened her with a knife.
The suspect took off when a good Samaritan intervened, according to police.READ MORE: 2nd Co-Op City Power Outage Affecting Residents In Same Buildings That Lost Electricity Friday
The woman was taken to the hospital in stable condition.
Anyone with information 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.MORE NEWS: 2nd Former Aide Accuses Gov. Andrew Cuomo Of Sexual Harassment, Governor Requests Independent Review
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