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: Fans Attempt To Storm Entrance Of Barclays Center In Protest Of Nets Not Allowing Kyrie Irving To Play Due To NYC Vaccine Mandate
Police say the man approached the woman from behind, knocked her to the ground and threatened her with a knife.READ MORE: NYPD: Knife Fight Spills Into Midtown Pizzeria, 2 Taken Into Custody
The suspect took off when a good Samaritan intervened, according to police.
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: With Less Than A Week Before NYC's Deadline, Municipal Workers Hold Anti-Vaccine Mandate Rally On Staten Island
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