Man knocked out 73-year-old woman’s teeth during attempted rape in New York City
New York City cops on Tuesday were hunting the man who knocked out a 73-year-old woman’s teeth as he tried to rape her.
Investigators released footage of the unidentified man, who donned a bright red tracksuit with white stripes down the legs and a neck pillow.
WANTED For An Attempted Rape in front of 11 Greenwich Street #Manhattan @NYPD1Pct @NYPDSVU on 07/7/19 @ 12:45 A.M. Reward up to $2500Seen Him? Know where he is?Call 1-800-577-TIPS or DM us!Calls are CONFIDENTIAL! #YourCityYourCall @NYPDDetectives @NY1 @CBSNewYork @NBCNewYork pic.twitter.com/Dzf9u7rguo
— NYPD Crime Stoppers (@NYPDTips) July 9, 2019
The man allegedly demanded sex from the elderly woman around 12:45 a.m. on Sunday on Greenwich Street in Lower Manhattan, WABC-TV reported.
Here is a closer look. pic.twitter.com/wbzVZ5lIqL
— NYPD 1st Precinct (@NYPD1Pct) July 9, 2019
When the woman refused, he reportedly attacked her — punching her face so many times her teeth fell out. The New York Police Department said the man also left the woman with a broken eye socket.
He allegedly stole the woman’s purse and fled the scene.
Anyone with information on the man is urged to contact NYPD Crime Stoppers — who have offered a reward of up to $2,500 — at 1-800-577-TIPS.