MIDTOWN EAST — Police are on the lookout for a man accused of indecent exposure and touching himself in front of straphangers on a Midtown R train.
The victim, a 27-year-old woman, was on a southbound R train approaching the East 59th Street and Lexington Avenue station at 8:30 a.m. on Oct. 9 when she noticed the man exposing and touching himself, police said.
The woman managed to snap a photo of the man before leaving the train at the station, police said.
Police described the suspect as a bearded man last seen wearing blue jeans, a plaid shirt, a blue and red vest, and a black stocking cap.
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 tips on the website.