Western Brooklyn

Man Gropes 12-Year-Old At Coney Island Station, Cops Say

(Photo provided by the NYPD)
(Photo provided by the NYPD)

Cops are looking for a man who allegedly grabbed a 12-year-old girl’s butt last month at the Coney Island subway station.

The suspect, described as a black man in his 30s, groped the girl in the mezzanine area of the station just before 5pm on June 9, according to police.

The NYPD provided a surveillance photo of the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and then entering TIP577.