Safety alerts, helpful links and occasional commentary on crime in Central Brooklyn, with a focus on the following precincts: 71st and 77th (Crown Heights), 79th and 81st (Bedford-Stuyvesant), 73rd (Brownsville) and 88th (Fort Greene/Clinton Hill).
Thursday, July 15, 2010
WANTED for Rape of a Child, Kingsborough Houses (77th Precinct)
The New York City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the following individual wanted in connection with a sexual assault that took place on July 11, 2010 at approx 0750 hours inside of the Kingsborough Houses in the confines of the 77 Pct. The perp approached the victim F/B/11 at gunpoint in the elevator of the building and sexually assaulted her.
The perp is described as a M/B/approx 30 years old, 5'10 and 200 lbs. He was wearing a leather baseball hat, blue jeans and a brown and white stripe shirt. The perp was described as having a Caribbean accent.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577 TIPS (8477) The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577