Man wanted for allegedly flashing a 13-year-old girl in Sunnyside: Cops

Police are searching for this suspect who is connected to the endangering the welfare of a child.
By Zach Gewelb

The 108th Precinct was searching for a suspect who allegedly endangered the welfare of a child, the NYPD said.

According to police, a man approached the 13-year-old girl who was walking on 48th Street in Sunnyside and asked her for a piece of paper. The suspect then pulled down his pants and exposed himself to the girl before fleeing northbound on 48th Street on a bicycle, police said.

The suspect is described as a white male in his mid-20s with a close cut hairstyle, police said.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to 274637 (crimes) then enter tip577.

Reach reporter Zach Gewelb by e-mail at zgewelb@cnglocal.com or by phone at (718) 260–4539.

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