Police Release Sketch of Brooklyn Rape Suspect

The attack took place Saturday morning just blocks from the Brooklyn College campus in Flatbush

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    A police sketch of a suspect wanted for raping a woman in Brooklyn Saturday.

    Police released a sketch of a man accused of forcing a 22-year-old woman into an alley and raping her in broad daylight.

    The attack took place Saturday morning just blocks from the Brooklyn College campus in Flatbush.

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    Police also released surveillance video that shows the man pushing the woman into the alley near East 27th Street and Glenwood Road. At one point he's seen tossing something over a wall, possibly the woman's cellphone.

    The suspect is described as being in his mid 20s, approximately 5 feet 6 inches tall, 160 pounds, with a medium build and a bald head. He was last seen wearing a blue Yankees hat with a white brim and a dark gray jacket.

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    Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or submit tips at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by text to 274637 (CRIMES) and then entering TIP577.
     

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