Police from the 112th Precinct in Forest Hills were looking for a man who forcibly touched the groin of a 16-year-old girl.
The teenager was in the vicinity of Queens Boulevard and Yellowstone Boulevard on Tuesday, Dec. 19, when a man approached her from behind and touched her groin, police said. The suspect fled on foot towards Jewel Avenue, according to authorities.
Police released a sketch of the man, who is described as white, between 25 and 30 years of old, 5 feet 7 inches tall and 150 pounds. The suspect has a light complexion, long black hair and he was last seen wearing a black hat, black leather jacket with a bull or ram logo on the sleeve, 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 bparr
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