GREENPOINT, Brooklyn (PIX11) -- Police are searching for a man who they say attempted to rape a woman in Brooklyn.
The attack happened just before 3 a.m. Sunday at the corner of Morgan Avenue and Driggs Street in Greenpoint.
Police say a 25-year-old woman was approached from behind by the culprit who grabbed her, pushed her into a wall and tried to rape her.
The woman was able to fight him off.
Surveillance video shows the suspect taking off from the scene.
He is described as wearing a t-shirt, blue jeans and running sneakers.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.