10-Year-Old Queens Girl Sexually Assaulted in Elevator, Cops Say

By Alan Neuhauser | August 10, 2012 9:22am 
Police released this sketch of a man who allegedly sexually assaulted a 10-year-old girl in an elevator in Flushing July 31, the NYPD said.
Police released this sketch of a man who allegedly sexually assaulted a 10-year-old girl in an elevator in Flushing July 31, the NYPD said.
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QUEENS — Cops released a sketch of the man who they said allegedly sexually assaulted a 10-year-old girl in a Flushing elevator July 31.

The suspect allegedly attacked the girl around 7:30 p.m. in an apartment building near Colden Street and Franklin Avenue, police said.

He was described as 45 to 55 years old, 5-feet-4-inches tall, and between 165 and 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing tan shorts and a green shirt with blue stripes.

Anyone with information about the incident or the suspect's identity or whereabouts is asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS (8477). Members of the public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to CRIMES (274637), then entering TIP577.