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Police say the man in this image sexually assaulted a woman in an elevator on the Upper West Side. Police say the man in this image sexually assaulted a woman in an elevator on the Upper West Side.
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A 27-year-old woman was forced into an elevator on the Upper West Side and sexually assaulted, said police.

Cops are looking for the man who followed her early Tuesday morning into the building.

The suspect is described by police as Hispanic, 5'9" tall and approximately 150-170 lbs.

He was last seen wearing a grey shirt, a brown beaded necklace, blue jeans and sneakers.

Surveillance video of the suspect was released on Thursday.

Anyone with information about the attacker is encouraged to contact the NYPD Crime Stoppers:

www.nypdcrimestoppers.com

Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477)

Text your tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577

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