Cops say a six-year-old girl and her eight-year-old sister were sexually assaulted within the vicinity of Eighth Avenue and 50th Street on Friday, May 12.
According to police, at around 6:45 p.m. the individual — described as a Hispanic man with black hair — touched the six-year-old girl in her groin area and the older sister on her buttocks. The incident occurred in front of a residential building.
The suspect is further described as being five feet tall and between 30 and 40 years of age. He was last seen wearing a red waist length coat, blue jeans and black sneakers. He is also said to have a light complexion and a medium build.
Cops are now asking the public to help identify the man or call in with information in regards to the incident by calling the 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782) The community can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then entering TIP577.