April 4, 2016 Staff Report
A man followed a 76-year-old woman into the vestibule of her Astoria apartment building and grabbed her leg, according to police.
The woman was walking near 44th Street and 25th Avenue at about 8:40 am Sunday, April 3, when the suspect began following her, according to police. When he touched the woman inside her building’s vestibule she yelled for help and the man fled westbound on 44th Street.
The suspect is described as a white or Hispanic male, 30 to 40 years old, 5’10” to 6’0″, 180lbs to 200lbs.
He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweater, a black jacket, blue jeans and black sneakers.
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477)