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Girl, 7, groped by man at Brooklyn food market, NYPD says

A 7-year-old girl was groped by a man

A 7-year-old girl was groped by a man inside the Southside Food Plaza in Brooklyn on Monday, May 2, 2016, the NYPD said. Photo Credit: NYPD

Police are on the hunt for a man who they said groped a young girl at a food market in Brooklyn.

According to the NYPD, the 7-year-old victim was inside the Southside Food Plaza on Bedford Avenue around 5:30 p.m. on Monday when the suspect grabbed her buttocks. The man then took off, police said.

The suspect is believed to be about 45 years old with short white hair and a tattoo of dots on his hand, according to the NYPD.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-8477.

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