NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The NYPD is searching for a man who has been approaching women from behind and forcibly grabbing their buttocks across Manhattan last week.
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Police said the six incidents happened July 20 and July 21 in Greenwich Village, East Village and Chelsea.
• July 20 at 2:30 p.m. at the corner of 8th Street and Fifth Avenue
• July 20 at 3 p.m. at the corner of Greenwich Avenue and Sixth Avenue
• July 21 at 12:50 p.m. on East 12th Street, between Second and Third avenues
• July 21 at 12:55 p.m. on East 12th Street, between Second and Third avenues
• July 21 at 1 p.m. at the corner of East 12th Street and Third Avenue
• July 21 at 1:50 p.m. at the corner of 28th Street and Seventh Avenue
According to authorities, he was last seen exiting the subway at 28th Street and Seventh Avenue on Wednesday around 7:10 p.m. while dressed in a black t-shirt, shorts, a blue and orange NY Knicks jersey, white socks and black sneakers.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.