Man Groped Woman at 170th Street Subway Station, Police Say

By Ben Fractenberg on March 4, 2014 8:10pm 

 Police are looking for a man they say groped a woman at the 170th Street B-D station in The Bronx on Feb. 24, 2014.
Police are looking for a man they say groped a woman at the 170th Street B-D station in The Bronx on Feb. 24, 2014.
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THE BRONX — A man groped a woman at the 170th Street B-D station last month, police said.

The 25-year-old woman was standing on the northbound platform on Feb. 24 at about 11:50 p.m. when the man allegedly grabbed her buttocks. They both entered the arriving subway and the woman took a picture of the suspect, the NYPD said.

The man then ran off the train.

According to the police, the suspect is in his 30s, about five feet six inches tall and 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a green hoodie and light blue jeans.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).  You can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES), then entering "TIP577."

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