Man accused of raping and burning woman in Flushing

Wu Lin
Photo courtesy of NYPD

Police are hunting for a man accused of raping a woman inside his car in Flushing before burning her hair and clothes before she fled.

Wu Lin, 35, allegedly sexually assaulted a 31-year-old woman about 10 p.m. on Dec. 4, the NYPD said. The incident took place in Kissena Park at 165-14 Booth Memorial Avenue, police said.

Lin and the victim knew each other, police said.

Lin was described by police as Asian with black hair and brown eyes. He is 5-foot-7, weighing roughly 140 pounds.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-8477.