NYPD search for livery cab rapist

NYPD search for livery cab rapist

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - A woman who hailed a livery cab in East Flatbush, Brooklyn was sexually assaulted by the driver, according to the NYPD.

The attack took place on Sept. 17 at about 5 a.m. after the 35-year-old got into the SUV livery cab, said police.

The victim managed to get out of the livery car  in the area of East 95th St. and Avenue B.

The driver is described by investigators as a Black male, 20-25 years old, approximately 6'" tall and 175-200 lbs.

A photo of the suspect was released by police on Monday.

If you recognize the man in the photo, you're encouraged to contact the NYPD Crime Stoppers at any of the following:

www.nypdcrimestoppers.com

Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477)

Text your tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577


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