Man accused of groping woman at Flushing bus stop sought

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FLUSHING, Queens – Police are looking for a man accused of grabbing woman's buttocks as she hopped on an MTA bus earlier this month.

The NYPD said it happened in the vicinity of Roosevelt Avenue and Main Street on September 4, around 4:30 p.m. when the man groped the 29-year-old woman's buttocks as she boarded an MTA bus. The victim boarded the bus and individual remained on the street where he blew kisses at her as the bus left the station, police said.

The groper is described to be between 30 to 40 years old, around 5 feet 5 inches tall. He was last seen wearing a blue T-shirt, light blue jeans and black sunglasses.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).