Suspect caught on video in Bronx sex assault on MTA bus

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Friday, November 6, 2015
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Police are trying to identify this man, who they say assaulted a teenager in the Bronx

BRONX (WABC) -- The NYPD is looking for a suspect wanted in a sex abuse incident aboard an MTA bus in the Bronx, and they are hoping surveillance video will lead to an arrest.

The incident happened around 8 a.m. on Friday, October 23, in the vicinity of East Kingsbridge Road and Grand Concourse.

A man on the BX9 bus exposed himself to a 16-year-old female victim by "placing his private part on her wrist," according to a release by authorities.

The victim was not injured.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5-foot-8 and weighing 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing a beige sweater, collared shirt, light blue jeans and an over-the-shoulder bag.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). All calls are strictly confidential.