The NYPD is looking for a suspect who was caught on camera sexually assaulting a woman on a Brooklyn street.
According to police, at 2:10 a.m. on March 31 a 59-year-old woman was walking in front of 9511 Church Avenue when she was approached by an unknown individual on a motorized scooter. The suspect proceeded to slap the victim in the face, causing her to fall to the ground.
Once on the ground, the suspect ripped the victim’s pants and underwear and then proceeded to sexually abuse her. The suspect then fled the scene on Church Avenue. The victim refused further medical attention at the scene.
The NYPD released the video of the incident, taken from nearby surveillance footage:
Anyone with information in regard 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 or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.