Rapist Strikes Twice In Brooklyn
NYPD: Attacker Uses Gun To Strike Victims
March 25, 2010
BY KATHY CARVAJAL
MYFOXNY.COM - Police are looking for a gun-toting rapist who attacked two women in John Hancock Park in Brooklyn on separate occasions.
In the most recent incident, the man hit a 42-year-old woman on the head with a gun and then sexually assaulted her. The attack happened on Tuesday at around 4:40 p.m. near Franklin Avenue and Fulton Street.
The first attack occurred on March 16. Investigators say the man used a gun to strike the 56-year-old victim after sexually assaulting her. The attack happened at around 1 a.m. near Franklin Avenue and Fulton Street.
The assailant is described as a black man, 25-35 years old, 5'8"- 5'11" tall, approximately 160 -180 lbs. with short hair and brown eyes. He was wearing a green military jacket, dark pants and white sneakers at the time of the most recent attack.
Anyone with information on the rapist is asked to contact authorities at the following:
Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477).
Text your tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.