Subway sleaze: Creep gropes teen girl inside Prospect Heights subway station

Handsy man: Cops are hunting this man suspected of groping a teen girl in Prospect Heights.

Cops are hunting the creep who grabbed a 17-year-old girl’s rear end inside a Prospect Heights subway station in the early morning May 23.

The girl told police she was inside the Atlantic Terminal subway station near Flatbush Avenue at 7:15 a.m. when the pervert started fondling her backside. The vermin had no sooner copped a feel than the young woman let out a scream, and the coward scurried off into the station, cops said.

Investigators are looking for a man in his 20s, described as 5 feet 6 inches tall and 160 pounds.

Anyone who provides police with information leading to an arrest can expect up to $2,500 through the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers program. The public can phone their tips to (800) 577-8477, log into the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, tweet @NYPDTips, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

Reach reporter Colin Mixson at cmixson@cnglocal.com or by calling (718) 260-4505.

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