May 28, 2019 By Christian Murray
The police are looking for a man who allegedly grabbed a teenage girl’s thigh on the “F” train near Long Island City earlier this month.
Police say that a man in his 30s put his hand on a 16-year-old girl’s thigh on a Manhattan-bound train between the 21st St. Queensbridge stop and the Lexington Avenue/63rd Street subway station at around 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 18. The suspect then used his hand to rub her thigh.
The victim fled the station at the Lexington Avenue stop and the suspect remained on the train.
The suspect is described as being about 5 feet 7 inches tall, weighing 130 pounds and with black hear. He was last seen wearing a green T-shirt, blue jeans and multicolored sneakers.
Police released photos of the suspect.
Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-8477, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.