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Teen Girl Attacked, Robbed of $1 in Upper West Side Subway Stairwell

She was entering the subway station on 96th Street and Central Park West when she was approached by the suspect

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    Police released these surveillance images of the suspect

    Police are looking for a man who approached a teen girl in an Upper West Side subway stairwell and tried to rob her before assaulting her and fleeing with $1.

    The 15-year-old girl was entering the B and C subway station on 96th Street and Central Park West at about 10 a.m. Saturday, police said.

    The suspect approached her and demanded her valuables.

    He then assaulted her and took $1 from her jacket before fleeing.

    Police released surveillance images of the suspect. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.