Help Identify A Sexual Assault Suspect

Published on June 10, 2020, 11:32 am
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the male in the attached sketch, wanted for questioning in connection to a criminal sex act within the confines of the 33rd Precinct in Manhattan.

The details are as follows.

It was reported to the police that on Thursday, June 04, 2020, at 1515 hours, in the vicinity of Edgecombe Avenue and W. 165 Street (Highbridge Park), a 28-year-old female was walking at the location, when she was approached by an unknown male individual, who grabbed the victim around the neck and forced her to perform a sex act on him.

The male individual then removed the victim’s jewelry and fled on foot to parts unknown.

EMS responded and transported the victim to Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in stable condition. 

The individual is described as a male, with dark complexion, 20-30 years of age.

A forensic artist sketch 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 Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

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