Police are looking for a suspect in three forcible touching incidents involving boys in the Bronx.

According to the NYPD, the assaults started in August:

1: On Tuesday, August 8, 2015 at approximately 1315 hours, a suspect approached the 13 year-old victim as he was walking and offered him money if he could help him carry his bags. The victim agreed to help him and as they entered the walkway of Seton Falls Park in the vicinity of Baychester Avenue and Crawford Avenue, he grabbed the 13 year-old male victim's buttocks.

2: On Thursday, September 17, 2015 at approximately 0645 hours, a suspect approached the 15 year-old male victim while he was walking and offered him money to help him carry his bags. The victim agreed, at which point the suspect led him to an isolated area inside Seton Falls Park where the suspect exposed himself, began to masturbate, and asked the victim to have sex with him. The suspect then proceeded to touch the victim's groin area over his clothing.

3: On Saturday, October 3, 2015 at approximately 1125 hours, the 12 year-old victim was walking inside Seton Falls Park when he was approached by a suspect who grabbed him by the arm. The suspect pulled the victim into a wooded area, where he observed the suspect grab his own waistband.

None of the victims was injured. The suspect is described as being being in his 20s and approximately 5'3" with a slim build, shaved head, and foreign accent. He was seen wearing brown sandals, a blue t-shirt, and black shorts during at least one of the incidents. Police also released surveillance video of the suspect:


Bronx Forcible Touching Patternby Gothamist

Anyone with information in regards to these incidents is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.