Cops Seek Perp for Sexually Assaulting a Minor on Essex Street
Police are looking for suspect wanted in connection with a sexual assault on Essex Street over the weekend.
Wanted posters affixed to light poles in the vicinity of the Seward Park Extension detail the lurid encounter. The unknown perp is suspected of “touching the vagina” of a minor “with an open hand” outside 64 Essex Street at 7:25pm on Saturday evening. He then fled on foot around the corner onto Grand Street.
The 7th Precinct urges people to contact Crime Stoppers (1-800-577-8477) with any information on the suspect. Reward offered is $2,500.