Friday, January 8, 2016

Update: Teen Raped At Gun Point By Group In Brooklyn Playground

Police are searching for these individuals in connection to the rape at the Osborn Playground.
Police released surveillance video of the group entering a nearby bodega before Thursday's attack in Osborn Playground.
The playground was unlocked when the woman was raped.


By Geoffrey Croft

Police are searching for suspects wanted in the heinous sexual assault of an eighteen year-old female by a group of several men in a Brownsville playground, NYC Park Advocates has learned.

The woman told police she was in Osborn Playground, near Osborn Street and Hegeman Avenue with her father when they were approached by five men, one brandished a gun. The group told her father to get the F**k out of there.

The woman said that she was grabbed by the men near the handball courts. All five of the assailants raped her according to police.

The victim’s father  flagged down a police car. 

The perpetrators are described as black males in their early twenties to early thirties. They fled on foot.

The victim was treated at Kings County Hospital.

The incident occured Thursday night at approximately 9:20pm. with in the confines of the 73rd Pct. 

Screen grabs from video surveillance of the suspects wanted in Thursday's horrific attack. 

Anyone with information on the suspects’ whereabouts is urged to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577 TIPS. 

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then entering TIP577.

Read/View More:

Eyewitness News  - January 9, 2016 

New York Daily News - By Ross Keith, Thomas Tracy, Ben Kochman 

New York Post -  January 9, 2016 - By Amanda Woods

Pix 11 - January 9, 2016 - By Magee Hickey,  Alyssa Zauderer

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