attempted rape

NYPD looking for attempted rape suspect
NYPD looking for attempted rape suspect
Police Maggie Hayes 11/02/2013 at 1:15PM

The NYPD is looking for a suspect who allegedly grabbed a woman, threw her to the ground and attempted to rape her. Friday morning at 4:45 a.m., the 23-year-old victim was followed from a bus stop within the confines of the 107th Precinct. The suspect then grabbed her by the throat, shoved her to the ground [...]

Jogger tasered, sexually assaulted in Forest Park
Jogger tasered, sexually assaulted in Forest Park
Police Melissa Chan 3/31/2013 at 1:30PM

A woman was struck with a stun gun and then sexually assaulted Friday while jogging in a Queens park, police said. The 23-year-old victim was taken to the hospital for neck injuries after the March 29 attack in Forest Park at about 7:30 p.m. Police are looking for a white male suspect, who is between [...]

Police search for attempted rape suspect
News Queens Courier Staff 2/22/2012 at 10:47AM

Police are looking for a man wanted in connection with an attempted rape within the confines of the 104th Precinct. A 25-year-old woman was grabbed from behind at approximately 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, February 19 by the suspect, police said.  The suspect pushed the woman to the ground and attempted to rape her.  After the victim [...]

[Watch] Queens rape suspect caught on camera
[Watch] Queens rape suspect caught on camera
News Billy Rennison 12/09/2011 at 11:47AM

A serial southeast Queens rapist was caught on camera as he attempted his third sexual assault in two months. The video, released today by police, shows the suspect approaching the victim from behind and grabbing her around the neck.  The suspect placed a sharp object to the victim’s back before dragging her behind a house where he [...]

Police searching for Astoria rape suspect
Police searching for Astoria rape suspect
News Billy Rennison 11/09/2011 at 10:49AM

The police are looking for the public’s help in identifying and locating a suspect wanted for the attempted rape of two women in Astoria recently. Police say that at approximately 2 a.m. on Friday, November 4, the suspect approached two women in the vicinity of 21st Street as they were entering their apartment and pushed [...]