A woman survived a robbery and sexual assault in her own Brooklyn apartment building's lobby, police said Saturday.

But cops are still on the hunt for the man who attacked her on Oct. 15.

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Authorities said the unidentified man followed the 22-year-old woman as she walked into her apartment building on Evergreen Avenue at around midnight.


That's when the man brandished a kitchen knife and forced the woman onto the building's fourth-floor landing.

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The woman handed the assailant her pocketbook before he force dyer to commit a sex act on him at knife point, investigators said.

The man then ran away from the scene and the woman called police. She was taken to a local hospital for treatment and released promptly after.

Officials described the suspect as a black man in his mid to late 20s, around 6 feet tall and weighing about 180 pounds.

A police sketch of the suspect showed him wearing a dark baseball cap.

NYPD asks that anyone with information in regards to this incident call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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