Reward increased for suspect in rape of 12-year-old

The reward for information on the suspect in the rape of a 12-year-old girl has increased to more than $22,000. Police say the girl was

Police say the girl was raped in February near East Tremont Avenue and Southern Boulevard.

Police say the girl was raped in February near East Tremont Avenue and Southern Boulevard. (7/21/15)

THE BRONX - The reward for information on the suspect in the rape of a 12-year-old girl has increased to more than $22,000.

Police say the girl was raped in February near East Tremont Avenue and Southern Boulevard.

The suspect is described as in his early to mid-teens and stands about 5 feet 2 inches tall.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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