Woman groped, attacked in Harlem park: police

HARLEM — A woman was groped and attacked in a Harlem park on Sunday.

At about 6:15 a.m., police said a man approached a 32-year-old woman as she was sleeping inside Marcus Garvey Park.

He proceeded to touch the victim’s buttocks over her cloths and cut her pants with a sharp object, police said.

The victim woke up and screamed, resisting the attack, said cops.

The alleged attacker fled the scene.

Surveillance footage shows the man walking in the vicinity of the park.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

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