Police said the victim was walking to school when she was grabbed by the suspect and dragged into the rear of a double parked SUV. Once in the vehicle the suspect fondled the victim over her clothing.
The victim was able to escape. The suspect fled the scene in the SUV.
He is described as a black man in his 30s. He is approximately 6-foot tall with a medium build and short black hair.
The vehicle is described as a green with gray paneled 1996-1998 Jeep Laredo Cherokee.
Anyone with information regarding this incident or the whereabouts of this suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800)577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers' website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.