Cops: Teen girl raped while waiting for bus in Brooklyn
A teen girl waiting at a Brooklyn bus stop last week was forced into the back of a vehicle and raped at gunpoint, police said.
The victim was waiting for the B12 bus in the vicinity of East New York Avenue and East 95th Street in Brownsville about 8 a.m. on Oct. 25 when two suspects drove up in a dark blue car. The man in the back seat got out of the car, brandished a gun and forced the girl inside.He then sexually assaulted the girl inside the car, police said. The girl was later treated and released at an area hospital.
Police say the vehicle may have been a livery cab.
The suspect is described as a black male, about 5-foot-9, 30-35 years old, with corn rows and possibly an African accent.
Police are also searching for the driver, who is described as black male with a thin build.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.