The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photograph and video clip, who is wanted in regard to a forcible touching incident, that occurred within the confines of the 40th Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to the police that on Friday, February 11, 2022, at approximately 1100 hours, a 20-year-old female victim was walking at the corner of Brook Avenue and Westchester Avenue, when an unidentified male individual approached the victim from behind her, while riding on a bicycle, and grabbed her buttocks and then fled southbound towards Brook Avenue.

There were no injuries as a result of this incident.

The individual is described as a male with a light skin complexion, approximately 40 to 50 years of age, with a medium build, and salt and pepper full beard.

He was last seen wearing a burgundy waist length jacket, tan pants, pink sneakers, multi-color winter hat and seen riding a black bicycle.

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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