NYPD looking for suspect after woman fondled while sleeping on subway

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Friday, August 14, 2015

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (WABC) -- Police are looking for a man they said fondled a woman who was sleeping on the subway.

At 5:30 p.m. on Monday, a 25-year-old woman was sleeping on a southbound N train at the Atlantic Avenue/Pacific Street station when the suspect began touching her buttocks. A witness woke the victim up and told her what had happened.

The suspect fled at the Atlantic Avenue Station. There were no reported injuries.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.