WANTED: Forcible Touching (Manhattan)

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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached photographs in connection to a forcible touching incident that occurred within the confines of the 26 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Saturday August 13, 2016, at approximately 11:00 p.m. inside of a residential building in the vicinity of West 112 Street and Amsterdam Avenue, the suspect followed the 24 year-old female victim to the door of her apartment and touched her buttocks and genitals over her clothing. The suspect then fled the building eastbound on 112 Street.

 The individual is described as:

  •  Male Asian, 20 to 25 years old, 5’6″, 150lbs;
  •  Last seen wearing a black baseball cap, a grey shirt, gray shorts, white sneakers, glasses and he had on a backpack.

 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.