MANHATTAN, N.Y. (PIX11) — Police are searching for a man who allegedly performed a lewd act on a downtown E train in Manhattan on Oct. 2, according to authorities.
A 20-year-old victim was on the E train at the Lexington Avenue-53rd Street station. A man sat across from the victim and started to perform lewd acts while exposing himself to her, police said.
The man got off the train at the 42nd Street-Port Authority station, according to police. No arrests have been made.
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