Police Search For Sexual Assault Suspect in Fort Greene

FORT GREENE – Police are looking for the man who sexually assaulted and robbed a woman in Fort Greene over the weekend.

The 22-year old victim was walking along Greene Avenue towards Adelphi Street around 3:00 am on Saturday, November 25 when the suspect approached her and engaged her in conversation, police said.

The man continued to follow his victim before pushing her down and sexually assaulting her, police said. Then, he stole her cellphone and keys, fleeing on foot in an unknown direction.

Surveillance video of the individual can be seen below:

Police described the suspect as a black man 25-30 years old, between 5’6″ – 5″9″ with a medium build. He has brown eyes, black hair, and was last seen wearing a gray jacket. 

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782)
The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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Paul Stremple

Paul was a staff reporter at Bklyner, responsible for covering Northern and Eastern parts of Brooklyn between August 2017 and January 2019.

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