WANTED: Criminal Sex Act (Manhattan)

2289-16 13pct. criminal sexual act 8-6-16 sketch

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached sketch wanted for questioning in regards to an attempted criminal sex act which occurred within the confines of the 13th Precinct. Details are as follows.

 It was reported to police that on August 06, 2016 at 10:25 p.m. an unidentified male followed a 32-year-old female victim into the subway station at 22nd Street and Lexington Avenue,where he grabbed her thigh, exposed himself and demanded the victim to perform oral sex on him. The victim screamed for help at which time the male let her go and she exited the station. The individual is described as a male Hispanic, 30 to 40 years old, 5’10”, 180lbs, bald, and had a goatee. He was last seen wearing a red t-shirt and beige shorts.

 Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) 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 by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

 All calls are strictly confidential.