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NYPD looking to identify Sunset Park rape suspect

According to police, the man pushed a woman to the ground and dragged her into a driveway where he raped her.

News 12 Staff

Mar 24, 2023, 10:32 AM

Updated 457 days ago


Police have released a video of the man they're looking for in connection to a rape in Sunset Park.
Investigators say the man went up to a 49-year-old woman at 27th Street and 5th Avenue last weekend, pushed her to the ground, threatened her and then dragged her into a nearby driveway where he raped her.
According to the NYPD, when he demanded she perform other sexual acts, she refused, and the suspect punched her in the head.
Anyone who recognizes the man is asked to call police.

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