We told you on August 11 about this man, wanted for two sexual assaults in Harlem/Hamilton Heights on August 1 and August 10. Early Tuesday morning a man matching the description, and believed by police to be the same perp, followed a 69-year-old woman into a building near West 158th Street and Riverside Drive, cornered her in an elevator, and raped and robbed her. The suspect is in his 30’s, 5’9″ to 6’0″, and of medium build.
If you have information as to this man or these incidents, NYPD asks you to contact 1-800-577-TIPS(8477), www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or text 274637 (CRIMES), then enter TIP577.
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on August 19, 2009