Sexual Assault Near BAM

Police are on the hunt for a creep who tried to rip off a woman's clothing near Hanson Place and St. Felix St.

Police are looking for a man wanted for sexually assaulting a woman only one block away from BAM earlier this week.

On Wednesday, at about 1:30 a.m., a 25-year-old woman was walking near St. Felix Street and Hanson Place when a man grabbed her from behind and tried to rip off her clothing, police said. 

The woman screamed, and the man fled. The woman wasn't injured, cops said.

The man is white, 30 to 35 years old, with a medium build and light hair. He was wearing a dark pea coat with a light-colored, button-down shirt, according to the police.

Those with information should call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS, submit tips online at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or text  274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.


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