Man wanted for grabbing woman’s groin after she dismissed him: police

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The woman was allegedly groped at Iggy's on the Upper East Side early Saturday morning. (Google Maps)

The woman was allegedly groped at Iggy’s on the Upper East Side early Saturday morning. (Google Maps)

UPPER EAST SIDE, Manhattan — Police are looking for a man who allegedly grabbed a woman’s groin after she told him she wasn’t interested.

At 3 a.m. Saturday at Iggy’s Bar at 1452 2nd Ave, the suspect approached a woman, 24, at the bar, police sources said.

The woman rejected him, so he walked away, police sources said. Then, he allegedly turned around and grabbed her groin over her clothes.

Police say the suspect is 5 foot 5 inches tall, weighs 140 pounds. He has a Caesar haircut and was wearing a blue jacket, blue jeans and white sneakers.

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