Police released this surveillance photo of a suspect who allegedly groped a 9-year-old girl in Manhattan last month. (NYPD) Police released this surveillance photo of a suspect who allegedly groped a 9-year-old girl in Manhattan last month. (NYPD)

 

Police are searching for a man who allegedly groped a 9-year-old girl in Lower Manhattan last month.

 

The suspect, described to be white male in his 30s or 40s, approached the victim at around 4:45 p.m. on April 14 and touched her buttocks. No injuries were reported.

 

Cops released a new surveillance photo of the suspect taken from 465 E. 10th St. shortly before the incident.

 

The man is described to be about 5-foot-8 to 5-foot-10, weighing approximately 240 lbs and has black and gray hair.

 

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.