Cops Hunt 2 Alleged Rapists in Brooklyn

Men allegedly raped 19-year-old girl

Saturday, Jun 5, 2010  |  Updated 11:30 AM EDT
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Cops Hunt 2 Alleged Rapists in Brooklyn

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Police are looking for two men in connection with the alleged rape and sexual assault of a woman in Brooklyn.

The 19-year-old victim was walking near Linden Boulevard and Bedford Avenue at about 2 a.m. Wednesday when one of the suspects grabbed her, forced her between two parked cars and sexually assaulted her, police said.

The first suspect, described as a 160-pound 5'7" black man wearing blue jeans, white sneakers and a white t-shirt, then allegedly walked the victim several blocks to a secluded area on Parkside Avenue and raped her.

The second suspect, described as a 200-pound 5'10" black man with a goatee wearing a grey sweater, black sneakers and a black baseball hat, then showed up and also raped the victim, police say.

Both suspects fled the scene after the attack and the victim was treated at an area hospital, police say.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS(8477), submit their tips at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or text tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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