Police have released new video in the search for a man wanted in connection with the sexual assault of a 59-year-old woman in Brooklyn.
Authorities say the suspect approached the woman at about 6 p.m. Saturday as she sat on a park bench on Eastern Parkway. He led her to an apartment on Albany Avenue after she stated a need to find a restroom, police said.
The suspect directed her to a basement in the building where he choked and assaulted her, investigators said. The woman was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment, police said.
The suspect has a Caribbean accent and scarred and discolored eye, investigators said.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.