The police are hoping the public can help them identify a man who is accused of groping two women and two girls in Queens on Tuesday.
According to the NYPD, the suspect first approached the victims, tried to speak with them and then "touched their buttocks over their clothing." Here's a list of where the police say the suspect struck:
- At around 6:40 a.m., he approached a 23-year-old woman at Northern Boulevard and 57th Street.
- At 7:43 a.m., he approached at 25-year-old woman at 32-87 Steinway Street, at a Rite-Aid (the surveillance photographs above are from this incident).
- At 8 a.m., he approached a 16-year-old girl at 38-01 35 Avenue.
- At 8:26 a.m., he approached a 14-year-old girl at 37-15 31 Avenue.
The suspect is described as being 25-30 years old, 6'0" and 220-250 pounds. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers' website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.