Police are looking for this man they say exposed himself in front of a female subwNYPD

Police are looking for a man who allegedly exposed himself on a Queens train earlier this week in front of a female passenger.

On Feb. 22 at about 6:45 p.m. a 45-year-old woman was travelling on the Manhattan-bound A train near the Mott Avenue subway station when the suspect stood across from her and exposed his private area, according to authorities.

The man then acted in a lewd manner, police said, before fleeing on foot at the Howard Beach subway station.

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Authorities described the suspect as a heavy set man who was last seen wearing a black jacket and baseball hat with an NYC logo on it.

Police have released a photograph of the man taken on the train.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.