The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following male, wanted in connection to a forcible touching incident, which took place within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On Monday, July 27, 2020, at approximately 2040 hours, on the corner of Sedgwick Avenue and W. 167th Street, a 37-year-old female victim was walking at the location when an unknown male individual did approach from behind and grab the victim’s buttocks.

The individual then fled on foot in an unknown direction.

There were no injuries reported to the victim.

The individual being sought is described as a male, Latino, approximately 20-30 years of age.

He was last seen wearing all dark clothing. 

A surveillance video clip and a photograph of the suspect are attached and available at DCPI.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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