Man masturbates for over 30 minutes while staring at woman on No. 2 train: police

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The suspect boarded the No. 2 train Sunday afternoon when he committed the lewd act. (Photo: NYPD)

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — Police are searching for a man who allegedly masturbated for more than 30 minutes as he continued to stare at a woman during a subway ride.

The suspect was riding the No. 2 train northbound from the President Street station around 4 p.m. Sunday, police said. He allegedly sat down, put his hand down his pants and began fondling his penis while he was looking at a 29-year-old woman on board the train.

The man continued to fondle himself for more than half an hour, according to police.

The woman took a photo of the suspect with his hand down his pants and sent it to police. He has a tattoo on his forehead with the words “TEAM USA.”

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