Have You Seen... Astoria Mugger, Would-Be Rapist
On Sunday around 4 in the morning, this guy came up to a woman as she came out of the 31st Street subway station in Astoria, knocked her down, took her cellphone, and then tried to rape her. Failing in this attempt, and took off. He's described as Hispanic, 5'6", and 165 pounds.
If you have info, NYPD asks that you call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or visit WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, or text to 274637 (CRIMES) and then enter TIP577.
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