Flushing, Queens, NY (April 29, 2019) – The NYPD is currently searching for a man who is suspected of walking into a massage parlor in Queens under the guise of a customer before raping an employee. The incident was reported to have happened on Saturday afternoon, April 27th, at the business located at the intersection of 37th Avenue and Main Street.
According to police, the suspect entered the establishment at an unspecified time and asked for a foot massage. The man was taken to a massage room, where, once inside, he pinned a female employee up against the bed and forced her to engage in sexual intercourse. The suspect also stole the victims’ phone but was reported to have dropped it as he fled from the scene.
The victim, identified only as a 56-year-old woman, was treated at a nearby hospital and released. No further information has been provided at this time.
Sexual Abuse in New York
Before going any further, we would, first and foremost, like to offer our sincere sympathies to the victim of the suspect as we preserve hope for her ability to physically, mentally, and emotionally recover from this incident. It is extremely important to understand that, as the victim of sexual abuse in New York, you may likely have very significant rights in terms of recovering compensation for the misconduct that you suffered.
At Hach & Rose, we are devoted to holding abusers liable for their horrendous and inexcusable actions. Our compassionate attorneys are entirely dedicated to providing victims with the most knowledgeable and experienced representation possible. As members of the community, we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have at this time. If you have been the victim of sexual abuse in New York, please contact our attorneys at 212-779-0057 today.
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