ELMHURST — The New York Police Department was looking for help locating a suspect wanted in the sexual assault of a child within the 110th Precinct, police said.
According to police, a 10-year-old girl was walking home from the store Jan. 5 around 8:13 p.m. when a white man in his 30s followed her into her apartment building. Once inside, police said the suspect engaged the girl in a conversation and touched her groin over her clothing before exposing himself to her.
When the victim fled into her apartment, the suspect ran away in an unknown direction, the NYPD said.
There were no injuries reported.
Police described the suspect as a while man nearly 5-foot-10 to 6 feet, between 170 and 190 pounds, bearded and wearing a black sweat suit, black knit cap and glasses. He was also pushing a black mountain bike, the NYPD said.
©2013 Community News Group
By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:
You agree that you, and not TimesLedger.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to TimesLedger.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.