The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in locating and identifying the following individual wanted in connection to an attempted rape within the confines of the 66 Precinct.
On Monday, August 17, at approximately 5:05 a.m., the suspect approached a 20 year-old female victim from behind in front of 58 Church Avenue. The suspect put one hand over the victim’s mouth and the other hand over her genital area and pushed her to the ground. The victim pushed the suspect back who then fled to parts unknown.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 25-30 years-old, 5’6″ to 5’8″ tall with shoulder length hair.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at www.nypdcrimstoppers.com or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.