Breaking 911: A woman was violently raped in Brooklyn, and the NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the suspect.
Police say that on Sunday November 18, 2018, at approximately 4:00AM, in the vicinity of Parkside Avenue and Parade Place, the suspect approached the 59-year-old female victim from behind and put her in a chokehold. The individual told the victim he had a knife and a gun and would harm her if she did not comply with his demands.
He then shoved her against a parked van and tried to sexually assault her but he was unable to do so.
The individual then dragged her behind a bench and raped her.
After the assault, the individual broke the window of a parked van and forced the victim inside where he tried to sexually assault her once more. When he was unable to do so he removed $10 from her purse and told her to exit the van. more