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Suspect sought in Jamaica rape of woman: NYPD

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JAMAICA — The NYPD released a photo of the suspect wanted in connection with a rape last month in Jamaica.

At about 2:15 p.m. Sept. 27, Stephen Rasool, 30, allegedly threatened a 26-year-old woman and then raped her, according to police.

Rasool is described as 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighing 140 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes, according to the NYPD.

Those with information should contact NYPD’s Crimestoppers by calling 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting its website at or texting 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.

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