Man wanted for exposing himself while riding subway in Astoria

Police are looking for this suspect, who was photographed in the middle of a lewd act in Astoria.
Photo courtesy of the NYPD

Police are asking the public for assistance in identifying a suspect wanted for exposing himself on a Q train in Astoria earlier this week.

On Sept. 21 at about 12:57 p.m, a 27-year-old female riding on a Ditmars Boulevard-bound train, in the vicinity of 31st Street and 30th Avenue, saw the suspect exposing his penis and engaging in a lewd act, according to cops.

The perpetrator is described as a white male in his 30s with brown eyes and black hair, standing between 5 foot 5 and 5 foot 8 inches tall.

He was last seen wearing a red, short-sleeved T-shirt with a black design on the front, black shorts and white, orange and gray sneakers.

Anyone with information in regards to 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 or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.


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