Woman catches alleged groper on camera

November 9, 2011 2:48:52 PM PST
A groping victim managed to get pictures and video of her alleged assailant, and now police are trying to locate him. The forcible touching happened back on September 8 around 1:15 a.m. at 8th Avenue and 49th Street in Borough Park, Brooklyn.

Investigators said the suspect approached the 33-year-old from behind and touched her in intimate areas. The suspect then fled on foot.

He is described as an Hispanic man, approx 5'7 and 150 lbs. He has short black hair and has a Spanish accent. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, green shirt with white stripes and a Yankees hat.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. You can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.