PROSPECT HEIGHTS, Brooklyn (PIX11) — A man groped a girl who was waiting on a Brooklyn subway platform on June 29, police said.
The 12-year-old victim was waiting on a southbound No. 4 and No. 5 train platform at Atlantic Avenue about 3:33 p.m. when she was approached by a stranger. Police said that man “grabbed [the girl’s] buttocks over her clothing” before escaping onto a train.
The girl did not sustain any injuries during the incident, police said.
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