23-year-old Demetrius Morales arrested for attempted rape at Bed-Stuy subway station

Cops say Demetrius Morales tried to assault a woman at the Bedford and Nostrand avenues subway stop.

Cops say Demetrius Morales tried to assault a woman at the Bedford and Nostrand avenues subway stop. (3/21/13)

BROOKLYN - Police have arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with the attempted rape of a woman inside a subway station in Bed-Stuy.

Demetrius Morales has been charged with attempted rape, forcible touching and sexual abuse after authorities say he attacked a 21-year-old woman at the Bedford and Nostrand avenues stop last Thursday.

The victim had accepted help with her bags from Morales before the alleged attack. She screamed and got away physically unharmed. 

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