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12-year-old girl groped inside Brooklyn park

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Police are searching a man they say groped a child inside Washington Park in Park Slope

Police are searching for a man they say groped a child inside a Brooklyn park, and they're hoping surveillance video will lead to an arrest.

The incident happened just before 7 p.m. last Thursday inside Washington Park, located on 3rd Street between 4th and 5th avenues, in Park Slope.

Authorities say the suspect approached the 12-year-old female victim and grabbed her buttocks before fleeing the scene.

He is described only as an approximately 30-year-old male.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

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