Man wanted for pushing woman against a wall, groping at Queens subway station: police

Posted at 5:37 PM, Jun 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-19 17:37:44-04

JAMAICA ESTATES, Queens — A man is wanted for allegedly forcing a woman against a wall and groping her at a Queens subway station, police said Wednesday.

Man wanted for allegedly groping a woman in Queens.

The incident occurred on May 5 around 6 a.m. near the mezzanine area of the Jamaica–179th Street subway station, police said.  

The man allegedly pushed her against the wall and began touching her chest before fleeing.

Police have released an image of the alleged attacker. He is being described as a  60- to 70-year-old, last seen wearing a gray jacket and tan pants.

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