The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the male, depicted in the attached photograph, who is wanted for questioning regarding a public lewdness incident, that occurred within the confines of the 43rd Precinct / Transit District 12 in the Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On Sunday, September 06, 2020, at approximately 2225 hours, a 22-year-old female complainant observed an unidentified male publicly masturbate while on board a northbound 6 train in the vicinity of the Morrison-Soundview train station.

The individual is described as a male, Black, approximately 5’10” tall, in his late 20s, with a medium complexion, and a slim build.

He was last seen wearing a black baseball hat, a black shirt, maroon pants and gray sneakers.

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 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES), followed by entering TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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