Posted on Monday, June 17th, 2019 at 11:59 pm
Brooklyn, NY (June 17, 2019) – Police have stated that a man is currently wanted for sexually abusing a woman while she was asleep on the Q train in Coney Island. The incident took place on Sunday, June 2nd, according to authorities.
The victim, identified only as a 23-year-old woman, as reported to have woken up on the train with the unidentified man’s hand on her groin area, underneath her clothes. The woman screamed and the man immediately fled the area. He was reported to have exited the train at the Stillwell Avenue subway station.
At this time, no arrests have been made, as police are currently searching for the suspect. The NYPD has stated that he was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, blue jeans, and a dark-colored cap. Anyone with any information is being asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.
Sexual Abuse in New York
First and foremost, we would like to offer our sincerest sympathies to the victim of the suspect as we maintain hope for her ability to fully recover from this incident. It is terribly important to understand that, as the victim of any form of sexual abuse in New York, you may likely have very substantial rights in terms of recovering compensation for the misconduct that you were wrongfully forced to endure.
At Hach & Rose, we are devoted to holding sexual abusers accountable for their atrocious and appalling actions. Our compassionate attorneys are unconditionally 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 sexual abuse attorneys at 212-779-0057 today.
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