Police are searching for a suspect they say tried to rape a woman in the Bronx this week.
Investigators say the man, seen in surveillance video, followed the woman into her building in Tremont just before 7 a.m. Friday.
They say he grabbed her and tried to rape her when she got to the second floor.
When the woman began screaming, the suspect ran off.
The victim was evaluated at a local hospital and released.
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.