2016_05_gtrainsa.jpgPolice are hoping the public can help them identify a man accused of stalking a subway rider.

According to the NYPD, they received a report of an incident that occurred on April 15 at around 8 a.m: "The victim, a 16-year-old female boarded the north bound 'G' train at 4th Avenue and 9th Street subway station, when a male individual was following her towards the Fulton Street subway station. The female exited the train at Fulton Street subway station and the male individual remained on board the 'G' train."

The police say that the victim "has been followed by this male individual on four previous separate occasions at multiple subway stations within the month of February, April and May of 2016." The victim did not report any injuries.

The authorities released an image of the suspect that the victim took with her cellphone. The suspect is described as being in his late 40's, 5'3" and 170 pounds, with black hair. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, a blue overcoat and wearing glasses.

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.