Police are searching for a man they say raped a 15-year-old girl in East New York.

The two entered a basement apartment together around 5 p.m. on December 19, according to police.

Investigators say the man seen above sexually assaulted the victim before punching her and stealing her cellphone and jewelry.

Authorities say the man then fled the apartment. 

He was last seen wearing all black clothing.

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.