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Suspect wanted for three rapes in Brooklyn
NEW YORK (WABC) -- Police in Brooklyn are searching for a suspect wanted for raping two teens and a young woman.
In each incident, the suspect engages the victim in a conversation and lures them to an isolated location where he rapes them.
The first rape happened on Thursday, April 4th at 9 p.m. A 25-year-old woman was approached by the suspect near Albany Avenue and Fenimore Street in the Wingate section. The victim says he lured her to a parking lot where he raped her.
The second rape happened on Thursday, April 11th at 8 a.m. A 19-year-old woman was approached by the suspect near Remsen Avenue and Farragut Road in Canarsie. She says he lured her to the driveway of a private home where he raped her.
The third rape happened later that same day around 8:15 p.m. A 15-year-old girl was approached by the suspect in a building near Midwood Street and Schenectady Avenue in the Wingate section. She says she was lured to the sixth floor where he raped her.
The suspect is described as black man in his 20's, 5'9" tall, 160-180 pounds, and wearing a green camouflaged jacket, pants, boots and baseball cap (possibly with a NY Knicks or Yankees logo).
Anyone with information in regards to these incidents is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
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