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Man wanted for grabbing woman’s buttocks at Jay Street – MetroTech station: police

Posted at 10:40 AM, Mar 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-19 10:43:33-04
The suspect is 30-35 years old. (NYPD)

The suspect is 30-35 years old. (NYPD)

DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN — The NYPD is looking for a man who touched a woman’s buttocks while leaving a Brooklyn subway station.

Last Wednesday at 5:30 p.m., a 20-year-old woman was leaving Jay Street-Borough Hall Station when a suspect approached her from behind as she took the escalator, police said.

The suspect grabbed her buttocks and fled the scene, police said. The woman was not injured.

Police describe the suspect as 30-35 years old, 6 foot 2 inches tall, 175 pounds. He was last seen wearing a dark winter sleeveless vest, blue jeans, black ski cap, red sweater and chain around his neck.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577.