Man wanted for groping teen in Claremont Park

Police are looking for suspects after they say a Bronx teenager was the victim of forcible touching while taking a shortcut to school Monday morning.

THE BRONX - Police are looking for suspects after they say a Bronx teenager was the victim of forcible touching while taking a shortcut to school Monday morning.

According to authorities, the 14-year-old boy was in Claremont Park near Morris Avenue and East 172nd Street when a man inappropriately groped his buttocks at around 9:30 a.m.

Cops say the suspect is described as Hispanic. No arrests have been made and the investigation remains ongoing.

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