Police search for man suspected of groping girl on Queens subway

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JACKSON HEIGHTS, Queens (PIX11) — NYPD investigators want to talk this man, who they suspect grabbed a 16-year-old girl Thursday morning aboard a Manhattan-bound No. 7 train in Queens.

no7suspectThe incident happened a little after 8 a.m. at the 74th Street-Roosevelt Avenue station in Jackson Heights, police say.

The suspect grabbed the victim’s groin and buttocks through her clothes, then ran off. She managed to take a cell-phone photo of the man, which is shown at left.

He’s described as Hispanic, 5 foot 9 inches tall and between ages 30 and 35.

Call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS if you have any leads.