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Police search for suspect wanted in connection with Ozone Park attempted rape

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Police are searching for this man wanted in connection with an attempted rape. (NYPD)

OZONE PARK, Queens (PIX11) – Police are searching for a man wanted in connection with an attempted rape in Ozone Park.

According to the NYPD, around 10 a.m. Friday afternoon the man entered the victim’s apartment, held a knife to her neck and forced her to undress.

The victim was able to wrestle the knife away from the suspect. The suspect then took out a second pocket knife and cut the victim on her left wrist and right ring finger before retrieving the original knife. He then fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a black male in his early 20′s, approximately 5-foot-10 wearing a black hoodie with white lettering.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS. People can also text a tip to 274367 and enter TIP577. All calls are confidential.

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1 Comment to “Police search for suspect wanted in connection with Ozone Park attempted rape”

    Christine said:
    December 15, 2013 at 10:13 PM

    This is scary, where exactly in Ozone Park did this happen???

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