BROOKLYN, N.Y. (WABC) -- Police in Brooklyn are looking for a suspect in connection with the impersonation of a police officer and a rape.
Just before 4 p.m. Oct. 26, the suspect responded to an ad on Craigslist for a half-hour massage at the Linden Motor Inn on South Conduit Boulevard in Brooklyn.
After the massage, the suspect identified himself to the 25-year-old female victim as a police officer. He showed her a gold and blue "FDA" badge before raping her, police said. The suspect then stole money and a cell phone from the victim, polcie said, and fled in a black C-Class Mercedes Benz.
The suspect is described as an adult black male wearing a black T-shirt with yellow lettering, light-blue ripped jeans and black sneakers.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.
NYPD looking for rapist that answered ad on Craigslist