Man wanted for slapping woman’s buttocks in Bronx school

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THE BRONX — Police are searching for a man who slapped a woman's buttocks in P.S. 279 Friday morning.

The 47-year-old woman was in the school at 2100 Walton Ave. in the Fordham Heights section of the Bronx shortly before 8 a.m. when the man came by and slapped her buttocks, according to police. He then fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a man between 25 to 30 years old, 5-feet 8-inches and 180 to 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black T-shirt and dark colored jeans.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577.

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