Police: Man groped 2 teens, woman in the Bronx

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

A man is accused of groping two teens including a 14-year-old girl and a woman on the street in under just an hour, police say.

All of the incidents happened on May 11 on Franklin and 3rd avenues between 11 p.m. and 11: 40 p.m.

Police say the man first grabbed a 25-year-old woman in the buttocks as she walked passed him and also rubbed himself on her.

The second incident happened when the suspect walked up to a 14-year-old girl and grabbed her crotch over her clothing.

The last incident happened when the suspect approached a 19-year-old woman and grabbed her crotch over her clothing before running away.

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

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