Police: Man wanted in connection to attempted rape in Borough Park

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Police say a man is wanted in connection to an attempted rape in Borough Park on Thanksgiving.

News 12 is told it happened in the area of 20th Avenue and 65th Street.

Police say a 48-year-old woman was walking to the 20th Avenue station when a man came up, grabbed her neck, dragged her between two cars and tried to force himself on her.

They say she screamed and the suspect took off.

The victim was taken to the hospital and treated for a hand injury and neck bruising.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

 

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