Police: 20-year-old woman groped at Borough Hall subway station

Police are searching for a man who groped a woman inside a Brooklyn subway station. They say it happened at the Jay Street Borough Hall

Police are searching for a man who groped a woman inside a Brooklyn subway station.

Police are searching for a man who groped a woman inside a Brooklyn subway station. (4/15/16)

BROOKLYN - Police are searching for a man who groped a woman inside a Brooklyn subway station.

They say it happened at the Jay Street Borough Hall subway station on March 9.

Police say the 20-year-old woman was leaving the station when she was grabbed from behind by a man.

They say the man grabbed the victim’s rear over her jeans then ran away. 

Police say the woman was not injured. 

The suspect is described as being 30-35 years old, 6 feet 2 inches tall, and weighing 175 pounds. He was last seen wearing a dark-colored winter sleeveless vest, blue jeans, black ski cap, a chain around his neck and a red sweater.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 took to the streets to find 1 Word on the Street: Time travel
VIDEO: March to help seniors apply to college 2 VIDEO: March to help seniors apply to college
NYCHA asked children to design their dream playgrounds. 3 NYCHA, nonprofit team up for new Red Hook playgrounds
Brooklyn Weekend Travel Advisory, Dec. 10-11 4 Brooklyn Weekend Travel Advisory, Dec. 10-11
5 Brooklyn Sportscast, Dec. 8

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News Furry Friends

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News 12 Brooklyn nightside.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE