VIDEO: Suspect Wanted For Sexually Abusing 12-Year-Old Girl In East Harlem

March 28, 2018 - 2:48 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is looking for a man accused of grabbing a 12-year-old girl in East Harlem.

At around 6 p.m. Sunday, the suspect was walking behind the girl near East 116 Street and 1st Avenue, approached her and grabbed her buttocks, police said.

He was captured on surveillance video and police are asking for the public to help them identify the suspect.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.