FORCIBLE TOUCHING – The NYPD is asking the public’s assistance in locating a Hispanic male wanted in connection with four forcible touching incidents that occurred on May 6 within the confines of the 114th Precinct.
In each of the incidents, the suspect approached the victims, attempted to speak to them and touched their buttocks over their clothing.
The first incident occurred at approximately 6:40 a.m. at Northern Boulevard and 57th Street. The victim was a 23-year-old female.
The second incident occurred at 7:43 a.m. at the Rite Aid, located at 32-87 Steinway St. The victim was a 25-year-old female.
The third incident occurred at 8 a.m. at 38-01 35th Ave. The victim was a 16-year-old female. The final incident occurred at 37-15 31st Ave. The victim was a 14-year-old female.
The suspect is described as Hispanic, 25-30 years old, 6-foot and between 220-250 lbs.
Anyone with information should call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at (800) 577-TIPS, visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES), then enter TIP577. All calls are confidential.