By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are trying to find a man accused of repeatedly raping a child in the Bronx several years ago.

Nathaniel Heard (Credit: NYPD Crime Stoppers)

They’re searching for 58-year-old Nathaniel Heard.

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Heard is accused of raping a 9-year-old girl in a building in the Throgs Neck neighborhood multiple times between June 30, 2015, and Oct. 1, 2015.

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Police say Heard is 6 feet tall and weighs about 185 pounds.

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Anyone who sees Heard or has information regarding his whereabouts 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

CBSNewYork Team