Have you seen: an armed Brooklyn serial rapist
Detectives from the Brooklyn Special Victims Unit have connected the man in the sketch, who they were already seeking for sexual assaults in May and October, with a third sexual assault in June.
In all three cases, the suspect displayed a weapon and forcibly assaulted the victim. In the case of the October assault, the victim was 14 years old. He's being described as 5'8"-5'11," 25-35 years old, from 220 - 250 lbs, with a large build and a dark complexion.
The Special Victims Unit is asking anyone with information about this man to call the CRIMESTOPPERS tip line at 1-800-577-TIPS. They can also send tips via WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or text 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.
Details of the assaults are below the fold.
On May 21 , in the vicinity of Church Avenue & E 37 Street at around 11 pm, the suspect followed the 20-year-old victim into an elevator, displayed a knife and forcibly sodomized her.
On June 11 at 1 pm, the suspect followed the 22-year-old victim to her home in the vicinity of Clarendon Rd, displayed a firearm and forcibly raped her.
On October 10 at 4:40 pm, the suspect forced a 14-year-old girl into a rear yard near Avenue N and E 105 Street, displayed a weapon and sexually assaulted her.
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