Oct. 4, by Nathaly Pesantez
A man touched his genitals over his clothing while staring at female passengers on a Main Street bound 7-train, according to police.
The public lewdness incident happened on Aug. 31 at around 2:10 p.m., aboard a 7 train at the Queensboro Plaza station in Long Island City. According to police, the man stared at a 29-year-old female victim and other female passengers as he touched his genitals over this clothing. The man then exited the train at the 52nd Street station.
The man is described as light skinned, between 35 to 40 years old, and with a height between 5’9” to 6’1”, according to police. He weighs between 180 to 200 pounds, and was last seen wearing a white t-shirt, black tights, black and white sneakers, and a green 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.