Police are searching for a man wanted for raping a 10-year-old girl in Bushwick in October.
According to authorities, the suspect — identified as Edwin P. Caizaguano, also known as Patricio Caizaguano — raped the 10-year-old victim inside of a residence on Moffat Street in Bushwick on October 19 at approximately 6 p.m.
The victim was later brought to an area hospital where she required surgery to recover from injuries sustained during the incident and is now in stable condition.
Caizaguano is described as Hispanic, 24 years-old, standing approximately 5’3”, weighing approximately 110 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). Tips may also be submitted by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.