May 23, 2016 Staff Report
Police are searching for a man who forcibly grabbed a woman in the groin area inside a Jackson Heights store last week.
The suspect entered a store located in the vicinity of Roosevelt Ave and 74th Street on May 17th at 4:27 am and allegedly grabbed the 46-year-old victim’s groin area over her pants and fled, according to police.
The suspect is described as a male, Hispanic, with medium to light complexion.
He is approximately 25 to 35 years old, 5’6 to 5’10” tall and between 160 and 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a grey sweater, red tank top, brown jeans, black sneakers, a green camouflage baseball cap and a red backpack.
Police have released surveillance photos and a video of the suspect and are asking anyone with any information to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).