The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified male, seen in the attached surveillance photograph and video clip, who is sought in connection with a forcible touching incident, which occurred within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Sunday, July 18, 2021, at 0745 hours, in front of 262 E. 174th Street, an unidentified male approached the victim, a 40-year-old female, and grabbed her buttocks with both hands.
The unidentified male fled on foot.
The victim was not injured.
A photo and video are attached. They show the unidentified male after the incident in the vicinity of E. 174tb Street and Monroe Avenue.
The female seen is not the victim.
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 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) then enter TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.