Three wanted in Midtown hotel sexual assault

Police are searching for these three suspects who sexually assaulted a woman at gunpoint inside a hotel in Midtown. (NYPD)
Police are searching for these three suspects who sexually assaulted a woman at gunpoint inside a hotel in Midtown. (NYPD)

Police are searching for three men who sexually assaulted a transgender woman at gunpoint inside of a Midtown hotel on Thursday.

The 27-year-old victim was assaulted at about 2 a.m. on Thursday. She was in a room with one of the men when they got into an argument, police said. She told the suspect to leave, but he returned moments later with at least two other men.

The three men sexually assaulted the victim while one held out a firearm and threatened to shoot her if she did not stop screaming.

One suspect is described as a black male, about 5 ft. 9 in. with a Chinese character tattooed on his chest. The other two men are described as black males between the ages of 18 and 28.


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