QUEENS (PIX11) — Police are searching for a man accused of groping women in three separate incidents throughout New York City.
The most recent incident happened on Aug. 22, around 2 p.m. on the R train platform at the Pacific Street subway station, police said. The man inappropriately groped a 33-year-old woman before running away.
Two of the reported incidents allegedly happened in Queens, according to police. Last month, the suspect groped a 45-year-old woman on the No. 7 train at the Queensboro Plaza subway station, and another victim, a 38-year-old woman, while she was walking home, police said.
Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting crimestoppers.nypdonline.org, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).
Charline Charles is a digital journalist from Brooklyn who has covered local news along with culture and arts in the New York City area since 2019. She joined PIX11 News in 2022. See more of her work here.