(The AEGIS Alliance) – QUEENS, NEW YORK – Police are searching for a man who’s accused of raping a teenage girl at gunpoint on Saturday night in Queens, New York, the NYPD said according to PIX11.com.
The age 15 teen girl was walking near the Kingston Place and Henly Road intersection in the neighborhood of Jamaica Hills on Saturday at about 9 p.m. when an unknown man went up to her and aimed a gun at her, PIX11.com reports police saying.
The man said threats to the teen and forced the girl to go behind a building where is allegedly held her at gunpoint and sexually assaulted her, then the man fled in an unknown direction, police said.
According to police, the teen girl victim was taken to a hospital in the area.
The NYPD released a surveillance image of the man they’re searching for.
PIX11.com writes: Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).
Kyle James Lee – The AEGIS Alliance – This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.