WANTED: Attempted Rape (Queens)

1997-16 108 Sq Attepmpted rape 7-9-16

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached sketch in regards to an attempted rape that occurred within the confines of the 108 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to the police that on Saturday, June, 9, 2016, at 10:30 p.m. the victim a 24-year-old, female was inside a vestibule located 66-14 Woodside Avenue, when the individual approached her from behind, pushed her against the wall and pulled down her pants. The victim screamed and the individual fled in an unknown direction.

 The individual is:

  • Male, Hispanic, approximately 20-years of age, 5’5″, 160lbs, slim but muscular build, black spiky hair, cut low on the sides, dark complexion.
  • Last seen wearing black shorts and a stripped tank top.

 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.