The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photograph, who is wanted in connection to a forcible touching incident, that occurred within the confines of the 45th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Wednesday, December 02, 2020, at approximately 1315 hours, inside of a southbound BX12 bus approaching the Edison Avenue stop, in the vicinity of Baychester Avenue and Bartow Avenue, the individual grabbed the 34-year-old female victim ‘s thigh and buttocks.
The individual followed the victim off of the bus at the Edison Avenue stop before fleeing the scene on foot in an unknown direction.
A surveillance photograph of the suspect is attached and available at DCPI.
Anyone with information related 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 or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES), followed by entering TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.