NYPD searching for suspect in Harlem sex assault

March 9, 2012 4:37:56 AM PST
Police are searching for a man who attacked a woman in a subway station in Harlem.

Investigators say the suspect grabbed and sexually assaulted the victim as she entered the B and C line station on 135th Street.

The incident happened around 5:30 a.m. Thursday.

The woman was treated at the hospital.

The suspect is described as being 20 to 25 years old, standing about 5-foot-9.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).

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