NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are trying to identify a man wanted in connection to a public lewdness incident that happened on an MTA bus in Manhattan.
It happened around 10:40 a.m. on March 20 inside a southbound M101 bus.READ MORE: New York City Council Passes Bill Requiring Department Of Education To Develop Food Waste Prevention Plan
Police say the man allegedly put his hands inside his sweatpants and touched himself inappropriately while staring at a 38-year-old woman on the bus.READ MORE: New York Rep. Elise Stefanik Likely To Replace Ousted Rep. Liz Cheney As House Republican Conference Chair
The woman eventually got off the bus at Lexington Avenue and East 83rd Street. The man stayed on the bus.
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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.