Say He Groped Woman In F.h. Elevator

Cops Seek Perpetrator Who Copped Feel & Ran Away

A Forest Hills woman was groped on the buttocks while taking an elevator in a Forest Hills building last Wednesday, Oct. 29, law enforcement sources stated.

According to police, the suspect got on the elevator with the female victim in a Forest Hills building, within the 112th Precinct’s confines, at about 6 p.m. last Wednesday.

Shortly after, he said, “Excuse me,” to the victim, and allegedly grabbed her backside before fleeing the scene in an unknown direction, police stated.

Reportedly, the victim was not injured as a result of the incident.

Law enforcement described the suspect as a black male in his late teens, 5’4″ tall, weighing about 170 lbs, with brown eyes and short dark hair with blonde coloring.

Anyone with information in regards to the suspect or this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s crime stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls and messages will be kept confidential.

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