NYPD: Man gropes woman at Nassau Avenue G train station

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GREENPOINT -

A man is wanted for following and groping a woman as she walked into a subway station, according to police.

Police say the incident happened Monday, Feb. 11 just after 5 p.m.

They say he followed a 28-year-old woman down the stairs into the Nassau Avenue G train station in Greenpoint.

Investigators say he reached around from behind her and touched her inappropriately. Police tell News 12 she fought back, shoving him into a wall.

He is described as about 25 years old and about 5 feet 3 inches. He was last seen wearing a dark colored knit cap, a gray or green jacket, light blue and black jeans, boots and had on a black backpack.

News 12 is told he was last seen running westbound on Nassau Avenue.

The victim was not hurt.

Anyone with information is asked to call police. 

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