NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police arrested and charged a Bronx man suspected in a handful of disturbing sex crimes in Inwood.

Elvis Pichardo, 40, was taken into custody after he allegedly exposed himself at a business Wednesday night.

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Pichardo is also accused of targeting three women at Inwood Hill Park earlier that morning.

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One of the women, 44, was hospitalized and treated for head trauma.

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In addition to public lewdness, Pichardo faces charges for attempted rape, attempted sex abuse, robbery and assault.

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