WANTED: Forcible Touching (Manhattan)


2962-15 17th Pct Sexual Abuse 11-30-15 photo #1 of suspect

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance with locating and identifying a suspect who is wanted for a Forcible Touching incident which occurred within the confines of the 17th precinct. Details are as follows:

On Monday, November 30, 2015 at approximately 4:52 pm, on the south bound “4” train at the 86th Street/Lexington Avenue station, a male suspect approached, the victim, a 30-year-old female while on board the train and grabbed her buttocks. The victim then took a picture with her cellphone while the suspect was on the train. The victim and the suspect then exited the south bound “4” train at the 14th Street/Union Square Station where she then took a second picture of the suspect. There were no injuries reported as a result to this incident.

  • Suspect is described as a male white, approximately 40-years-old, 5’9″ tall, 210lbs., with brown eyes and straight black short hair. The suspect was last seen wearing a blue hat, a black jacket over a blue sweater and black sneakers.

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 kept strictly confidential.

2962-15 17th Pct Sexual Abuse 11-30-15 photo #2 of suspect