Police searching for suspect who groped Soundview teen

THE BRONX - Police are searching for a suspect that groped a Soundview teenager in her apartment building.

The crime was caught on surveillance video. Police say they have a report on file that states the young woman was touched against her will and confirm that the video is of the suspected attacker.

According to the 16-year-old victim, the man followed her inside the building Saturday night and ripped off her shirt in the elevator before taking off running.

"He kept touching me and I was trying to fight to get out the elevator," the victim told News 12 The Bronx.

Anyone will information about this incident or the suspect can call or text Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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