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NYPD Seeks Man Wanted in Attempted Subway Rape

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Police are looking for a man who they say tried to rape a woman on the subway last week.

The woman told police the man exposed himself to her on a northbound 3 train around 4 p.m. last Thursday.

She says when she moved to the next car, the man followed her, forced her onto a seat and attacked her.

The man ran away at the 148th Street station.

Police say the suspect was wearing distinctive Nike sneakers, seen at left, during the attack.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.

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