Aug. 15, 2019 By Shane O’Brien
Police are looking for a man suspected of touching a woman’s buttocks while on board a subway train in Jackson Heights last month.
According to the NYPD, the man touched the woman’s buttocks while on a Queens bound F train as it approached the Roosevelt Avenue-Jackson Heights station at 4:25 p.m. on Friday, July 12.
When the woman confronted the man, he denied touching her and exited the train at Roosevelt Avenue-Jackson Heights. He then boarded a Q49 bus and left the station.
Police describe the suspect as a bald, black man in his 40’s, 5’6″ to 5’8 tall. He was last seen wearing a dark-colored t-shirt, black pants and a blue and grey backpack.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.