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Man Wanted for Masturbating in Astoria Laundromat, Police Say

June 27, 2016 1:18pm | Updated June 27, 2016 1:18pm
Police are looking for a man who was seen touching himself in a Queens laundromat last week, according to the NYPD.
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ASTORIA — Police are looking for a man who was spotted masturbating at a Queens laundromat last week, according to the NYPD.

The 25-year-old suspect was inside the laundromat on 31st Street and Broadway in Astoria shortly after 10 a.m. on June 19 when a customer saw him touching himself, police said.

The customer alerted a manager and the suspect then fled the store, according to police.

The man, who was caught on surveillance video, is described as standing 5-foot-11, weighing 200 pounds and wearing black jeans, black sneakers and a black shirt, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

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