NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a person accused in a sexual assault and tried theft in Queens.
Investigators stated the person was caught on video following a 51-year-old girl into an elevator and threatening her with a knife.
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It occurred inside a constructing close to 62nd Drive and 108th Road in Corona simply after midnight on Dec. 17.
The girl emptied her purse onto the ground earlier than the suspect searched her physique for extra property, police stated.
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The person then pulled down the lady’s pants and assaulted her, based on police.
The girl was in a position to get away and to a hospital. She was listed in secure situation.
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Anybody with data is requested to name the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). It’s also possible to submit a tip through their web site or through DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are stored confidential.