SUBWAY GROPING: NYPD seeks man who grabbed woman's behind on L train

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NEW YORK (1010 WINS/WCBS 880) – Police released photos of a suspect on Sunday who forcibly and inappropriately touched a woman on the subway last week.

An unidentified man on the “L” train near the 3rd Ave. subway station approached a 33-year-old woman on Thursday, Nov. 16, at around 9 a.m.

The suspect grabbed the victim's rear and then fled the scene on foot disappearing into an unspecified location, police said.

The victim was not physically injured.

Police are now seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).

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