Police in Brooklyn looking for teenage bicycle-riding gropers

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Sunday, July 12, 2015

NEW YORK (WABC) -- Police in Brooklyn are trying to stop some bicyclists on a groping spree.

Surveillance images show the teenagers accused of grabbing several women in Brooklyn.

All the incidents happened Friday morning in Downtown Brooklyn, Brooklyn Heights and Prospect Heights.

Authorities say that in each of the incidents, the teenage suspects rode up to the victims, grabbed their buttocks, and then pedaled away. One of the suspects also grabbed a woman's breasts.

There were no reported injuries.

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

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