Man gropes 12-year-old girl in Washington Park

PARK SLOPE, Brooklyn — Thursday night inside Washington Park a man groped a 12-year-old girl, police said Monday. He approached the girl and grabbed her buttocks around 7:45 p.m., an NYPD spokesperson said. The man fled in an unknown direction afterward.

Police have asked for help identifying him. The man is 30-years-old.

No identifying information is available for the victim.

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