Man repeatedly gropes two 12-year-old girls on bus in Brooklyn: police

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BENSONHURST, Brooklyn — A man is being sought Wednesday for repeatedly grabbing two 12-year-old girls’ buttocks while on an MTA bus in Brooklyn, according to police.

This man is accused of grabbing two 12-year-old girls’ buttocks several times between September and November 2017. (NYPD)

The man is accused of groping the children on “numerous occasions” between September and November 2017.

The incidents happened on a B1 MTA bus around 86 Street and 20 Avenue, bordering the Bensonhurst and Bath Beach areas, according to police.

The man is described as standing 5 feet 8 inches tall, with salt and pepper hair and a mustache. He was last seen wearing a black jacket.

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