Queens Woman Grabbed From Behind, Sexually Assaulted: NYPD

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    Police are looking for the attacker who followed a 47-year-old woman into her Queens apartment, grabbed her from behind and sexually assaulted her earlier this week.

    The woman was walking into her building near Queens Boulevard and 76th Road in Kew Gardens at about 7 p.m. Tuesday when she was grabbed, according to the NYPD.

    After the alleged assault, the woman was tossed to the ground and the attacker left the scene, police say.

    The woman had minor arm and knee injuries and was treated at Elmhurst General Hospital.

    If you know anything about the attacker, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.