Suspect sexually assaults girl inside Corona grocery store

By Queens Courier Staff | |

Photo courtesy of NYPD
Photo courtesy of NYPD

Cops are looking for this suspect who sexually assaulted a nine-year-old inside a Corona grocery store on June 2.

Police are seeking a sex assault suspect who preyed on a nine-year-old girl in a Corona grocery store Tuesday.

Around 4:30 p.m., the suspect, while inside the store, located near 39th Avenue and 108th Street, motioned for the child to come over to him. He then kissed the girl on the cheek, sexually abused her and fled.

The victim also fled the store and told her mother what happened.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers website or can text their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.