Police Seeking Man in Connection With Sexual Abuse of 12-Year-Old


The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance finding the suspect in the sketch, a man wanted in connection with the sexual abuse of a 12-year-old girl.

On Tuesday, May 11, at 7:50 a.m., near 67 Street and 12th Avenue, Brooklyn, the victim was walking to school when she was grabbed by the suspect and dragged into the rear of a double-parked SUV, where the suspect fondled the victim over her clothing. The victim was able to flee and the suspect fled the scene in the auto.

The suspect is described as a black male in his 30s. He is 6’0″ tall with a medium build and short black hair. The vehicle (pictured) is a 1996-1998 Jeep Laredo Cherokee, green with gray panels.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800)577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers’ website at or by texting to CRIMES (274637), enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.