A child was groped by a man in Williamsburg, Brooklyn on Monday, and investigators are hoping the public can help them track down the guy who did it.
According to the NYPD, the incident occurred at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, May 2nd. The victim, a 7-year-old girl, was inside the Southside Food Plaza at 428 Bedford Avenue "when the individual grabbed her buttocks and then fled the location in an unknown direction."
Cops released surveillance video of the suspect, describing him as about 45 years old and 5'8", with short white hair and a tattoo of dots of his hand, and possibly under his right eye. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, and a black brimmed baseball cap.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782)
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.