Man accused of groping young girls, exposing self in the Bronx

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A man is accused of groping three young girls in the Bronx and exposing himself to them, police say.

The incidents happened on Nov. 8 at three separate locations near E. 172nd Street and Wheeler Avenue between 7 a.m. and 8:15 a.m.

The suspect approached the first victim, a 15-year-old girl while she was walking alone and grabbed her buttocks and asked her if she wanted to see his genitals.

The second victim, an 11-year-old girl was approached by the same man who also grabbed her buttocks before driving away in a late model black colored Chevy Impala, police say.

According to police, the third victim, a 13-year-old girl, was approached by the suspect who grabbed her buttocks and exposed himself to her.

Police have released surveillance video of the suspect.

Anyone who recognizes the man is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.  

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