Suspect sought in subway rape in Brooklyn

Sketch of suspect wanted in Brooklyn subway station rape.

April 14, 2012 6:24:55 AM PDT
Investigators have released a sketch of the suspect wanted in the rape of a woman at a Brooklyn subway station last week.

The 37-year old victim was attacked on the steps of the L train subway station at Wyckoff Avenue and Stanhope Street in Brooklyn.

The suspect is described as an Hispanic man in his mid-20s, about five foot-eight inches tall, weighing 140 to 150 pounds with short black hair, brown eyes and a scar below his lip on the left side of his chin.

He was wearing lime green sneakers, a black bubble vest and blue jeans.

Anyone with information in regards to this rape is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.

You can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at or texting tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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