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Man Gropes Woman Inside Flushing Train Station: NYPD

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July 24, 2020 Staff Report

Police are looking to find a man who allegedly grabbed a 29-year-old woman’s buttocks at the Flushing Main Street subway station earlier this month.

The NYPD said that the suspect grabbed the woman’s rear end while she walked down a set of stairs inside the station at around 10:25 p.m. on Monday, July 13. The suspect then fled the station in an unknown direction.

The suspect is described as being approximately 25-years-old and between 5-feet-7 and 5-feet-10 inches tall. He was last seen wearing a dark colored baseball cap, a white shirt, purple sweatpants and white sneakers.

Anyone with information 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 CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM

 

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Sara Ross

Descriptions of criminals are more like a narration at a fashion show or a dating site. Race is never listed anymore. Interesting.

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