Raunchy ride: Police hunting for man who publicly fondled himself on subway

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Cops are searching for a perv who pleasured himself in front of a woman on a Manhattan-bound A train on Aug. 30.

The 27-year-old victim told police she was riding the blue bullet when the creep masturbated over his clothes as the train approached the Hoyt-Shermerhorn station at 11:15 am. She then got off at Jay Street-Metrotech station and the jerk stayed on, authorities said.

She managed to snap a photo of the man, who is approximately 55-years-old, 5-foot-6, and 230 pounds, cops said.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577–8477. The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. All tips are strictly confidential.

Reach reporter Lauren Gill at or by calling (718) 260–2511. Follow her on Twitter @laurenk_gill
Posted 12:00 am, September 7, 2017
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Reasonable discourse

GFYS from The bottom of my heart says:
Gross! Why do some people feel the need to do stuff like this in public?
Sept. 7, 2017, 9:23 am
Pedro Valdez Rivera Jr. from Bed-Stuy says:
Especially on a NYC Subway train everyday.
Sept. 7, 2017, 10:30 am
Warren Wilhelm from Park Slope says:
Re-elect me and I will clean up the trains!
Sept. 7, 2017, 12:11 pm
GFYS from The bottom of my heart says:
i do it at the library. free internet!
Sept. 8, 2017, 10:24 pm
ProspectHeightsResident from Prospect Heights says:
Unless the woman actually has footage of the alleged act, I disagree with publishing a photo of the guy based on a hearsay account.
Sept. 9, 2017, 2:57 pm

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