WANTED: Public Lewdness (Manhattan)

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached photograph in connection to a public lewdness incident that occurred within the confines of the 5 Precinct/Transit District 4. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Monday September 18, 2017, at approximately 8:35 p.m. inside of the Grand Street “B/D” subway station, the 37 year-old female victim observed the male individual masturbating on a bench on the platform. The individual fled the station when the victim confronted him and told him to stop.

 The individual is described as a:

  •  Male white, 40 to 50 years old, partially bald; last seen wearing a black and purple long sleeved shirt, black pants and black shoes.

 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.