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NYPD seeks suspect for public lewdness on N train

Police are looking to identify a man they say masturbated on a train in the Sunset Park area.

According to cops, on Monday, April 9 at around 10:30 a.m., a 31-year-old woman was sitting on the southbound “N” train when the suspect entered at the 59th Street station and sat across from her.

The man, without exposing himself, proceeded to masturbate underneath his pants. The suspect continued the act until he exited the train at the Stillwell Avenue station. He then fled in an unknown location.

The perp is described as a white male, approximately 60 years old, 5’7”, 230 pounds with a light complexion, gray hair, gray mustache and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt and white pants with a black design on them.

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 or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

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