On Wednesday June 2, 2010 at approximately 1715 hours, in the confines of the 71 Precinct, police responded to an assault in the vicinity of Brooklyn Avenue and Kingston Avenue, upon arrival it was determined that an unidentified M/B/20's had approached a F/W/10 years old and picked her up. The victim screamed and the suspect fled the location. Approximately ten minutes later at 1725 hours, at Maple Street and Kingston Avenue, the suspect walked up to a F/B/13 years old and attempted to grab the girl by the arm. The victim ran and the suspect fled on Kingston Avenue. There were no injuries sustained in either incident, the investigation is ongoing.
The suspect is described as a M/B/20's wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans. He is approximately 5'8" to 6'0" tall.
Anyone with information in regards to either of these incidents is asked to call the New York City Police Department's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.
Citizens can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers web site at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting their tips to 274637 (crimes) then enter TIP577.