Man allegedly touched woman’s rear repeatedly on 7 train: NYPD

Police are on the look out for this man suspected of touching a woman’s rear end aboard a 7 train at Willets Point.
By Bill Parry

The NYPD was trying to find a man who allegedly touched a woman’s rear end while riding the No. 7 train, police said.

The incident took place Sept. 27 on a Manhattan-bound 7 train. It was just after 5 p.m. when a 30-year-old victim felt her buttocks touched repeatedly. When the subway stopped at the Willets Point station the man fled onto the platform, according to the NYPD.

The man is described as Indian with a medium complexion around 55-years of age. He is 5 feet, 11 inches tall and weighs 240 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing a gray and white striped shirt, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.

Reach reporter Bill Parry by e-mail at bparry@cnglocal.com or by phone at (718) 260–4538.

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