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Police: Man wanted for public masturbation, sexual assault near Grand Army Plaza station

The NYPD is looking to identify a male suspect linked to a sexual assault crime in Brooklyn.

News 12 Staff

Apr 19, 2022, 12:12 PM

Updated 791 days ago

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The NYPD is looking to identify a male suspect linked to a sexual assault crime in Brooklyn.
Police say at 12:15 p.m. on Sunday, a man allegedly followed a 29-year-old woman out of the Grand Army Plaza subway station. The suspect reportedly masturbated in front of the victim and forcer her onto a bench and attempted to sexually assault her.
Police say he fled into Prospect Park through the Grand Army Plaza entrance.
No other information has been given on the condition of the victim.


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