Feb. 20, 2019 Staff Report
Police are searching for a man who exposed himself to a child while both were aboard a 7 train en route to the 52nd Street station late last week.
The man and the victim, a 9-year-old girl, were inside a Manhattan-bound train at around 2:45 p.m. on Feb. 14 when he exposed himself to her and pressed her body against her, police say.
He then fled in an unknown direction after stepping off the train at the 52nd Street stop.
The suspect, seen in surveillance video provided by police, is described as black, approximately 30 years old, and around 200 pounds. He is approximately 6 feet tall, and has dreadlocks.
Anyone with information on the sex abuse case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-8477, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.