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Brooklyn rape caught on video

Police have arrested Laye Kabe, 31, in the rape and strangulation of a 23-year-old woman in her Williamsburg building. The attack was caught on video.

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WILLIAMSBURG, BROOKLYN (WPIX)—

The hunt is on for a rapist in Brooklyn as cops release surveillance video of the suspect.

They say he followed a 23-year-old woman into her apartment building at about 5:45a.m. Saturday morning and raped her. Sources tell PIX11 the building is located near Kent Avenue and North 4th Street.

The suspect is described asbBlack, 6-feet tall and weighing about 190 pound.

If you recognize him you are asked to call the CrimeStoppers Hotline at (800) 577-TIPS. Tipsters can also submit information at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting CRIMES (274637) then entering TIP577.

All calls are confidential.

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