Chilling surveillance video captures rape in Brooklyn

Posted at 6:41 PM, Feb 03, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-03 18:41:26-05

Chilling surveillance video has surfaced of the moments leading up to the rape of a woman in Flatbush.

In the video, a man pushes the woman into an alley near the corner of East 27 Street and Glenwood Road.  The man then raped the woman, robbed her, and took off with her cellphone.  The attack has left residents on edge.

The incident was captured on video, which gives police a clear picture of who they are looking for.  The suspect is five-foot-six, about 160 pounds, wearing a blue Yankees baseball cap and dark gray jacket.  Flatbush residents are also on the lookout for the suspect.