Man wanted for taking photos up woman’s dress at Queens subway station: police

Posted: 9:18 AM, Aug 15, 2019
Updated: 2019-08-15 09:18:38-04

SUNNYSIDE, Queens — Police are searching for a man that allegedly took photos up a woman’s dress as she was walking up the stairs at Queens subway station Monday morning, authorities said.

Photo of the man wanted for allegedly taking inappropriate pictures of woman in Queens.

The woman, 52, was walking up the stairs of the 46th Street – Bliss Street station along the No. 7 train around 5 a.m. when she noticed a man she didn’t know using his cellphone to take photos up her dress, police said.

Authorities said the man fled out of the subway station in an unknown direction once the woman confronted him.

The woman was not injured during the incident, police said.

The individual being sought is described as a 5-foot-7inch man, weighing 140 pounds and last seen wearing a purple shirt, blue jeans, and a purple backpack.

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