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Teenage girl, with 4-year-old cousins nearby, sexually assaulted inside elevator: NYPD

Posted at 5:18 AM, May 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-12 10:54:11-04

CONCOURSE, the Bronx ––  A man sexually assaulted teenage girl who was with her two 4-year-old cousins inside an elevator, police said Thursday.

The victim, 17, and her two cousins were followed by a man into an elevator inside a residential building near Grand Concourse and East 163rd Street on April 30, cops say. When inside the elevator, the man stood behind the teen to expose himself, masturbate and ejaculate on the rear of her pants, according to police. He then exited the elevator to an unknown floor.

There were no reported injuries during the encounter.

Cops say the man was about 25 years old, last seen wearing an Orlando Magic baseball hat and white sneakers.

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