Photos courtesy of the NYPD

Cops are looking for a man who allegedly approached a woman and raped her on a Woodside street.

According to authorities, a 20-year-old woman was walking in the vicinity of 54th Street and Skillman Avenue on Feb. 15 at 10:40 p.m. when she was approached by an unknown man. After starting a conversation with the woman, the man proceeded to push her up against a car and rape her, police said.

EMS responded to the scene and took the victim to a local hospital, where she was treated and released.

The suspect is described by police as a Hispanic man with a light complexion and was last seen wearing a dark t-shirt and dark pants. The NYPD released the following videos of the suspect, with the second video taking place immediately after the incident aboard a Q32 bus:

Anyone with information in regard 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 CrimeStoppers website, on Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.

Updated at 4 p.m.

Comments:

Join The Discussion



Related Stories
Long Island City man faces 25 years in prison for raping a woman on a Woodside street
Long Island City man faces 25 years in prison for raping a woman on a Woodside street
Long Island City man turns himself in for allegedly raping a woman in Woodside
Long Island City man turns himself in for allegedly raping a woman in Woodside
Popular Stories
'Landmark' seafood restaurant London Lennie's in Rego Park listed for sale with 'development' potential
St. John's University in Jamaica graduates largest class in three decades
Probe continues after a decomposed body washes up on the shores of Whitestone


Skip to toolbar