The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the following individual, who is wanted in connection to an attempted rape, which occurred within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in the Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On Saturday, May 30, 2020, at approximately 0430 hours, the individual entered a residential building located in the vicinity of Vyse Avenue and Freeman Street by breaking a window.

Once inside, the individual laid on top of a 15-year-old female victim, who was asleep in bed and attempted to rape her.

The victim woke up and screamed, alerting the victim’s mother, who intervened and chased the individual out of the residence, resulting in the individual fleeing the location in an unknown direction.

The victim did not sustain any injuries.

The individual being sought in connection to this crime has been identified as:

Marlon Alvarez

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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