Man Drags Woman, 60, Into Boiler Room, Then Punches and Rapes Her: NYPD - NBC New York

Man Drags Woman, 60, Into Boiler Room, Then Punches and Rapes Her: NYPD

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    Man Punches, Rapes Woman in Boiler Room: NYPD

    Police are searching for the man who dragged a woman into a Brooklyn boiler room and then punched and raped her. Katherine Creag reports. (Published Thursday, July 21, 2016)

    Police are searching for the man who pulled a woman into a Brooklyn boiler room and violently raped her.

    The 60-year-old victim was walking on Berriman Street in East New York when she was grabbed from behind by the suspect, police said.

    The man covered her mouth and dragged her into a boiler room, where he punched her in the face repeatedly and raped her.

    The woman was taken to Kings County Hospital in stable condition.

    The Brooklyn Special Victims Squad is investigating the rape.

    Police said the suspect was wearing dark-colored maintenance clothing.

    The NYPD asks anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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