Photo Courtesy of NYPD
The victim was able to capture this creepy image with her phone before getting off the train.
By Michael V. Cusenza
City Police detectives recently reached out to the public for help in identifying a man wanted for questioning in connection with an incident of public lewdness in the subway in Forest Hills earlier this month.
According to police reports, on Tuesday, May 15, around 7:45 p.m., a woman riding a northbound F train near 75th Avenue in Forest Hills spotted the man leaning against the entrance/exit doors and “manipulating his groin for an extended period of time.” The woman snapped a pic of the pervert before exiting the train at Parsons Boulevard and Hillside Avenue in Jamaica.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic man in his 20s, 5-foot-6, 150 pounds, last seen wearing a dark jacket and brown pants.
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at (800) 577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, (888) 57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit info by logging onto NYPDCrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All correspondences are strictly confidential.