Cops search for Van Nest rape suspect

Authorities are on the hunt for a man who brutally raped a woman in Van Nest. The NYPD released surveillance video of the suspect, who

Police are hoping surveillance footage will help them catch the suspect.

Police are hoping surveillance footage will help them catch the suspect. (5/29/15)

THE BRONX - Authorities are on the hunt for a man who brutally raped a woman in Van Nest. 

The NYPD released surveillance video of the suspect, who they believe punched a 32-year-old woman in the face, sexually assaulted her and then stole $40 from her purse. 

It happened in front of 1922 Amethyst St. at around 4:45 a.m. Wednesday. 

Cops are urging anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS

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