Police are asking the public to look out for a man who allegedly repeatedly sexually assaulted 12-year-old twin sisters aboard a B1 MTA bus from September to November, 2017.
According to the NYPD, which sent out a media alert on Wednesday, January 31, the man is suspected of repeatedly touching the victims’ buttocks in the vicinity of 86th Street and 20th Avenue, within the 62nd Precinct, as they traveled to school.
The man is described as light skinned, 5’8’’, with salt and pepper hair and a mustache, and was last seen wearing a black jacket. The victims’ father reported the alleged assaults on November 20, and also took a picture of the suspect to give to police.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.