Police are still searching for the suspect in a sexual assault that took place in Brooklyn nearly two weeks ago.

According to the NYPD, the incident happened at 11:15 p.m. on October 2nd: A 36 year-old woman entered her Bushwick apartment building followed by a man "who engaged her in a conversation. Upon entering her apartment, the suspect followed her in, and attempted to sexually assault her."

The man fled, but police have now released surveillance footage of the suspect, who is described as being in mid 20's, approximately 5'7" and about 170 pounds with brown hair.


Attempted rape in Bushwickby Gothamist

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.