Man groped woman through bedroom window, claimed to be a cop: police

PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDENS, Brooklyn– Police are searching for a man wanted for reaching into a window and groping a woman in Brooklyn, then claiming to be a police officer, police said Saturday.

On May 12, just before 5 a.m., police said a man was walking on a second floor roof top of a building located near Clarkson Avenue and Rogers Avenue, when he reached into an open bedroom window and groped a 21-year-old woman who was asleep.

When the victim awoke, the man claimed to be a police officer and asked to join her in her bed, police said.

The female screamed, and  the male fled the location.

There were no reported injuries in this incident.

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