Sicko sought: Police identify suspect in Crown Heights rape of 16-year-old girl

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Police have identified a 41-year-old man who they suspect raped a 16-year-old girl in Crown Heights earlier this year.

The suspect, who is known to split his time between New York City and Georgia, allegedly entered the basement of a Kingston Avenue residential building between Atlantic Avenue and Pacific Street at 10 a.m. on March 20, when he raped the teenage girl, police said.

Anyone who provides police with information leading to an arrest can expect a $2,500 reward through the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers program. The public can phone tips in at (800) 577-8477, log into the Crime Stoppers website at, tweet @NYPDTips, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

Reach reporter Colin Mixson at or by calling (718) 260-4505.
Updated 9:20 am, May 9, 2019
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