Man wanted for touching himself in front of woman on ‘L’ train: police

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Police say this man began touching himself aboard the 'L' train (Photo: DCPI)

Police say the culprit began touching himself aboard the ‘L’ train (Photo: DCPI)

BROOKLYN— Police are looking for a man wanted for public lewdness aboard a Brooklyn subway train.

According to police, a 26-year-old woman was riding on the ‘L’ train near Lorimer street, on June 30 around 7 p.m. when a creep put his hand down his pants and began rubbing himself for an extended period of time. The man then fled the train without being identified, cops said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.