CENTRAL PARK, Manhattan — Police are investigating after a 19-year-old transgender man reported being raped in the Ramble in Central Park early Wednesday morning, according to the NYPD.
The assault took place at 1 a.m. around 72nd Street and West Drive. The victim said he was raped and he was taken to a hospital for treatment.
The NYPD told PIX11 News the investigation is preliminary and ongoing. No arrests have been made.
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