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Detectives Hunt Man Believed to Be Responsible for Flushing Sex Assault

By Janon Fisher | June 26, 2013 9:51pm
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NEW YORK CITY — NYPD detectives in the 109th Precinct are searching for an armed man they say sexually assaulted a Queens woman near Union Street.

Police released a grainy surveillance tape of the suspect walking down the street in Flushing wearing baggy shorts, a baseball cap and a light-blue shirt.

They said on Saturday June 22 the suspect forced his way into the 46-year-old victim's address carrying a gun stuffed into the waistband of his pants and sexually assaulted her.

She was taken to Queens General Hospital where she was listed in stable condition, cops said.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website atWWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577