NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are trying to track down a man accused of following a woman into her apartment building and sexually assaulting her.
It happened around 2:45 a.m. Saturday near Beverly Road and Rogers Avenue in Flatbush, Brooklyn.READ MORE: 18-Year-Old Saadiq Teague Arrested After Being Spotted With AK-47 At Times Square Subway Station
Police said the suspect attacked the 24-year-old victim on the stairs and began to sexually assault her.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine In New York: Walk-In Appointments Offered To All New Yorkers Over 50 At City-Run Sites
He took off when she started yelling, police said.
The woman was treated for minor injuries on the scene.MORE NEWS: Discarded Tombstone Spotted On Empty Lot Raising Questions In Paramus
Anyone with information about the suspect 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.