Man exposes himself to woman on R train: police

Posted at 8:48 PM, Dec 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-21 20:59:57-05

BROOKLYN — Police are looking for a man who allegedly exposed himself to a woman on the R train in Brooklyn last week.

It happened around 7:36 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, aboard a moving northbound R train. Police say the suspect sat next to a 31-year-old woman with his pant zipper open. He then exposed his penis as he stared at her. When the train arrived at the Pacific Street station he stood up, zipped up his pants and walked off the train.

The man is described as being in his 30s, 150 to 160 pounds, with a beard; last seen wearing a black coat with a fur-lined hood and dark colored pants.

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). 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. All calls are strictly confidential.