NYPD: Post office employee in Morrisania is attacked inside women’s locker room

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Police say a woman was attacked inside a Post Office in Morrisania.

The victim is a 43-year-old employee at the Post Office along Southern Boulevard and says it all started inside the woman's locker room on Oct. 26 around 5:30 p.m.

The victim says she walked into the woman's locker room and noticed a man inside. Officials say the man started to threaten her with a sharp object. That’s when they got into a confrontation. They say the employee fought to defend herself before the suspect ran off. The victim was not injured.

The NYPD released surveillance video of a man they're looking to question. Police say he had on a Post Office jacket.

News 12 is told the man they're searching for stole the jacket and are currently investigating what he was doing inside the building.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.

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