Cops seek man who masturbated while riding 7 train in Woodside

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The NYPD is looking for a man who masturbated while on a subway car in Woodside last month.

On Aug. 17, around 9:35 p.m., an unidentified man began to masturbate in front of an 18-year-old woman while riding a Queens-bound 7 train, according to the NYPD. The man was caught in the act of public lewdness as the train approached the 61 Street – Woodside station.

Police describe the man as being a Hispanic male somewhere between 25 and 35 years old.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding this incident can call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS (for Spanish, dial 888-57-PISTA). You can also submit tips online at nypdcrimestoppers.com, or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls and messages are kept confidential.

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